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Without frame: 87 × 114.3 cm (34 5/16 × 45 in.); 87.7 × 114.3 cm (34 1/2 × 45 in.)
Gift of James W. Alsdorf
Extended information about this artwork
Dorothy Holland and W.E. Militzer, Nebraska Art Association Sixty-Third Annual Exhibition, exh. cat. (Lincoln, NE: University Galleries, University of Nebraska, 1953), 11, as The Wolf and the Deer.
C.C. Cunningham, Paintings in the Art Institute of Chicago, a Catalogue of the Picture Collection (Art Institute of Chicago, 1961), 487, by error as The World and the Deer.
C.C. Cunningham, Supplement to Paintings in the Art Institute of Chicago, A Catalogue of the Picture Collection (Art Institute of Chicago, November 15, 1966), 64, as The Wolf and the Deer.
Jean Leymarie, Zao Wou-Ki (Edition Hier et Demain and Ediciones Poligrafa, 1978), 71, cat. 28 (color ill.), as Composition.
Jean Leymarie, Zao Wou-Ki, trans. Kenneth Lyons (Rizzoli International Publications, 1979), 71, cat. 28 color ill.), as Composition.
Jean-Luc Chalumeau, ed., Zao Wou-Ki, exh. cat. (Paris: Galerie nationale du Jeu de Paume, 2003), 66 (color ill), as Composition rose ou Le Loup et le Cerf.
Chicago, Main Street Gallery, 1952.
Lincoln, University of Nebraska, University Galleries, Nebraska Art Association, Sixty-Third Annual Exhibition, March 1953, no cat. no., as The Wolf and the Deer.
The artist; sold through Galerie Pierre, Paris, to Joseph W. Faulkner, Main Street Gallery, Chicago, 1952; sold to James W. Alsdorf (died 1990) about 1952; given to the Art Institute, 1954.
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