1900 - 1962
LA RONDE (THE ROUND DANCE)
Signed Seligmann and dated 1940-41 (lower right); inscribed La Ronde *4 (on the reverse)
Oil on paperboard
54 1/8 by 65 3/4 in.
137.5 by 167 cm.
Painted circa 1940-41.
Gift of Mary and Earle Ludgin, Chicago
New York, Coordinating Council of French Relief Societies, Inc., First Papers of Surrealism, 1942
The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago, Contemporary Paintings from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Earle Ludgin, 1946
Chicago, Spertus Museum of Judaica, Jewish Artists of the Twentieth Century, 1975-1976
Chicago, Spertus Museum of Judaica, The French Connections: Jewish Artists in the School of Paris 1900-1940, Works in Chicago Collections, 1982
Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Art, Permanent Collection: The Mary and Earle Ludgin Collection, 1983
Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Art, Dada and Surrealism in Chicago Collections, 1984-1985
La Museé Cantonal des Beaux-Arts de Lausanne, La femme et le Surrealisme, 1987-1988
Terry Ann Neff, ed., In the Mind's Eye: Dada and Surrealism, New York, 1986, published in conjunction with the exhibition Dada and Surrealism in Chicago Collections, illustrated p. 217