About This Artwork

Georges Braque
French, 1882-1963

Still Life, 1923

Charcoal, with stumping on ivory laid paper
477 x 630 mm
Signed recto, lower left, in charcoal: "G Braque" (underlined); in graphite: "23"

Gift of Robert Allerton, 1931.409

© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

New York, Museum of Modern Art, 1944.

Chicago, The Renaissance Society of the University of Chicago, "Drawings by Contemporary Artists," May 20-June 10, 1944, n. p., cat. 7.

Chicago, The Arts Club, "Drawings 1916/1966," February 28–April 11, 1966, n. p., cat. 9 (ill.).

Publication History

Regina Schoolman and Charles E. Slatkin, Six Centuries of French Master Drawings in America (New York, 1950), pp. 248–249, pl. 139.

Ownership History

Given by Robert Allerton (1873–1964), Chicago, to the Art Institute, 1931.

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