About This Artwork

Juan Gris
Spanish, 1887-1927

Glass, Pitcher, Fruit-Dish, 1912

Graphite, with traces of red pencil on ivory laid paper, fixed
355 x 285 mm
Signed recto, lower right, in graphite: "Juan Gris"

Gift of Dorothy Braude Edinburg to the Harry B. and Bessie K. Braude Memorial Collection, 1998.732

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

Cambridge, Mass., Fogg Art Museum, December 9, 1967–March 29, 1968.

Waltham, Mass., Dreitzer Gallery, Brandeis University, "50 Drawings by 50 Modern Masters," February 22–April 5, 1970.

Wellesley. Mass., Wellesley College Art Museum, "Two Women Collect," April 2–25, 1976, as Cubist Drawing.

Wellesley. Mass., Wellesley College Art Museum, 1990, as Still Life.

The Art Institute of Chicago, "Drawn to Form: Modern Drawings," June 11–September 7, 1999, cat 19.

Publication History

Juan Antonio Gaya-Nuño, Juan Gris (Barcelona, 1974), pp. 35 and 240, no. 54.

Gundolf Winter, “Zur Genese der kubistischen Bildvostellung bei Picasso, Braque, und Gris,” Zeichnungen und Collagen des Kubismus: Picasso, Braque, Gris, exh. cat. (Bielefeld, Germany, 1979), pp. 352–353, fig. 16.

Suzanne Folds McCullagh (ed.), Drawings in Dialogue: Old Master Through Modern, The Harry B. and Bessie K. Braude Memorial Collection, exh. cat. (Chicago, 2006), p. 145, fig. 1.

Ownership History

Sold by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, to Dorothy Braude Edinburg, March 1963; given to the Art Institute, 1998.




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