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After Ivan Puni (Jean Pougny)

Suprematist Sculpture

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Estimate:

80,000

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- 120,000 GBP

After Ivan Puni (Jean Pougny)

After Ivan Puni (Jean Pougny)

Suprematist Sculpture

Suprematist Sculpture

Estimate:

80,000

to
- 120,000 GBP

After Ivan Puni (Jean Pougny)

1894-1956

Suprematist Sculpture


bearing various labels on the reverse and the reverse of the perspex box

cardboard, glass, wood and gouache on plywood

Overall: 73 by 40 by 8cm, 28¾ by 15¾ by 3¼in.

Perspex box: 76 by 42.5 by 13.5cm, 30 by 16¾ by 5¼in.

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Xana Boguslavskaya-Puni, the artist's widow, Paris

Collection of Herman Berninger (1911-2012), Zurich

Acquired from the widow of the above by the present owner

Exhibition catalogue Jean Pougny, Turin: Galleria Civica d'Arte Moderna, 1962, p.73, no.200 listed; p.12 another version illustrated b/w

Exhibition catalogue Avantgarde Osteuropa 1910-1930, Berlin, 1967, p.60, no.49 listed as Abstrakte Skulptur

H.Berninger and J.-A. Cartier, Pougny, Catalogue de l’oeuvre, vol.1, Tübingen: Ernst Wasmuth, 1972, p.71 illustrated; p.196, no.102 illustrated b/w and listed

Exhibition catalogue Iwan Puni (Jean Pougny) 1898-1956, Gemälde, Zeichnungen, Reliefs Berlin: Haus am Waldsee, 1975, no.18 illustrated and listed

Exhibition catalogue Origini dell'astrattismo: Verso altri orizzonti del reale (1885-1919), Milan: Silvana Editoriale, 1979, no.396 illustrated

Exhibition catalogue Reliefs: Formprobleme zwischen Malerei und Skulptur im 20. Jahrhundert, Münster: Landesmuseum, 1980, p.138, no.38 illustrated and listed

Exhibition catalogue Vor den Toren der unbekannten Zukunft, Zurich: Stiftung für konstruktive und konkrete Kunst, 1989, pp.70-71 illustrated and listed

Exhibition catalogue Jean Pougny, Paris: Paris-Musées, 1993, pp.96-97, no.10 illustrated and listed

Exhibition catalogue Iwan Puni, 1892-1956, Berlin: Berlinische Galerie, 1993, pp.106-107, no.10 illustrated and listed

Exhibition catalogue Das XX. Jahrhundert, Ein Jahrhundert Kunst in Deutschland: Collage-Montage, Berlin: Nicolai Verlag, 1999, p.460, no.400 illustrated

Exhibition catalogue Mit voller Kraft: Russische Avantgarde 1910-1934, Heidelberg: Edition Braus, p.66 illustrated

Exhibition catalogue 0,10 - Iwan Puni, Bern: Benteli Verlag, 2003, p.59 illustrated

Exhibition catalogue Auf der Suche nach 0,10: Die letzte futuristische Ausstellung der Malerei, Basel: Fondation Beyeler, 2015, pp.174-175 illustrated and listed (not exhibited)

Turin, Galleria Civica d'Arte Moderna, Jean Pougny, 22 November 1962 - 13 January 1963, no.200 

Berlin, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst, Avantgarde Osteuropa 1910-1930, October-November 1967, no.49 

Berlin, Haus am Waldsee; Leverkusen, Städtisches Museum Schloss Morsbroich, Iwan Puni (Jean Pougny) 1898-1956, Gemälde, Zeichnungen, Reliefs, 15 May - 17 August 1975, no.18

Milan, Palazzo Reale, Origini dell'astrattismo: Verso altri orizzonti del reale (1885-1919), 18 October 1979 - 18 January 1980, no.396

Münster, Westfälisches Landesmuseum für Kunst und Kulturgeschichte; Zurich: Kunsthaus Zürich, Reliefs: Formprobleme zwischen Malerei und Skulptur im 20. Jahrhundert, 1 June - 2 November 1980, no.38

Zurich, Stiftung für konstruktive und konkrete Kunst, Vor den Toren der unbekannten Zukunft, 9 June - 3 September 1989

Paris, Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris; Berlin, Berlinische Galerie, Jean Pougny/Iwan Puni, 1892-1956, 13 May - 14 November 1993, no.10

Zurich, Kunsthaus Zürich, Iwan Puni (1892-1956): Werke und Dokumente (1915-1919) aus dem Puni-Archiv Zurich, 29 January - 25 April 1999, no.19

Berlin, Hamburger Bahnhof, Das XX. Jahrhundert, Ein Jahrhundert Kunst in Deutschland: Collage-Montage, 4 September 1999 - 9 January 2000, no.400

Hamburg, Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Mit voller Kraft: Russische Avantgarde 1910-1934, 23 February - 10 June 2001

Basel, Museum Jean Tinguely, 0,10 - Iwan Puni, 12 April - 28 September 2003