1890 - 1976年
MASK WITH POINTS
signed Man Ray and dated 46 (lower left)
oil on canvas
30.5 by 23cm., 12 by 9in.
Painted in 1946.
Andrew Strauss and Timothy Baum of the Man Ray Expertise Committee have confirmed the authenticity of this work and that it will be included in the Catalogue of Paintings of Man Ray, currently in preparation.
Juliet Man Ray, Paris (the artist's wife)
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1980
Beverly Hills, The Copley Galleries, Man Ray, 1948-1949, no. 29 (titled Mask with Points)
Princeton, University Art Museum, Man Ray, Drawings, Watercolors, Rayograms, Chess Sets, Books, Objects, 1963, no. 34
Frankfurt, Kunstverein & Basel, Kunsthalle, Man Ray, Inventionen und Interpretationen, 1979-1980, no. 36
Robert Lebel, 'Man Ray et Duchamp avant et après' in: Journal Artcurial, Paris, May 1980, illustrated p. 6
Wendy Grossman & Edouard Sebline eds., Man Ray, Human Equations a Journey from Mathematics to Shakespeare, Berlin, 2015, fig. 128, illustrated p. 150