Seated Female Nude, Holding One Knee, with Sketch of a Foot
France (Artist's nationality:)
Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.
London, Grafton Galleries, Manet and the Post-Impressionists, Nov. 8, 1910–Jan. 15, 1911, as Drawing (no 176).
The Art Institute of Chicago, “A Century of Progress: Exhibition of Paintings and Sculpture Lent from American Collections”, June 1–November 1, 1933, p. 101, cat. 1033, as Woman Nursing Knee—A Foot.
New York, Museum of Modern Art, Henri Matisse, Nov. 13, 1951–Jan. 13, 1952; Cleveland Museum of Art, Feb. 5–Mar. 16, 1952; Art Institute of Chicago, Apr. 1–May 4, 1952, addendum to catalogue, no cat. no., as Women [sic] Nursing Knee, (1909); San Francisco Museum of Art, May 22–July 6, 1952 (Chicago only).
Los Angeles, University of California, Art Council, “Henri Matisse,” 1966, p. 144 (ill.), cat. 153.
Baltimore, Museum of Art, “Matisse as Draftsman,” 1971, p. 54 (ill.), cat. 17.
New York, Museum of Modern Art, “The Sculpture of Matisse,” 1972, p. 33 (ill.), 55, cat. 81, as Seated Model Clasping Knee; traveled to Minneapolis, Walker Art Center, June 20-August 6,1972; Berkeley, Calif., University Art Museum, University of California, September 18-october 29, 1972.
The Art Institute of Chicago, “Imaging the Body,” January 30–April 28, 1992.
Chicago, AIC, “Matisse: Radical Invention 1913–1917,” March 20–June 20, 2010, p. 105, cat. 10f, cat. by Stephanie D’Alessandro
Emily Crane Chadbourne (1871-1964), Stone Ridge, NY and Washington, D. C., by Nov. 8, 1910; given to the Art Institute, 1926.
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