Juan Gris  by Amedeo Modigliani
Pfannstiel Lanthemann Ceroni J. Modigliani Parisot Patani Restellini Wayne
Nº 114 Nº 108 Nº 99 YES 37/1915 Nº 104 YES YES
Date 1915 ?
Title Juan Gris
Materials Oil on canvas
Size 54.9 x 38.1 cm
Signature Unsigned, " top right "GRIS"
Actual Location Metropolitan Art Museum, New York, USA ( Inv. Nº 67.187.85)
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    Paul Guillaume, Paris
    Private Collection, USA (1947)
    Perls Galleries, New Yok (1950- stock nº 4695 sold for 6.200 USD to de Groot)
    Adelaide Milton de Groot, New York (1950-1967)

    Bequest by de Groot to Metropolitan Art Museum, New York in 1967
    Metropolitan Art Museum, NY ( Inv. Nº 67.187.85)

    in process

Bibliography -?-

Kahnweiler. Juan Gris: His Life and Work. New York, 1947, p. 9, fig. 7 (dated in 1918 and locates it in a private collection, USA )
Devree. "Both Old and New: From the Early Renaissance to Picasso Range the New Exhibitions." New York Times (March 5, 1950), p. 104.
Lipchitz, Amedeo Modigliani, H.N. Abrams, New York, 1954, pl. 60 (dated in 1916)
Pfannstiel, Modigliani et son oeuvre, etude critique et catalogue raisonne, bibliotheque des arts, Paris, 1956 - nº 114 (dated in 1916)
Modigliani J. , Modigliani: Man and Myth, Orion Press, New York, 1958, pp. 67, 72 (dated in 1916)
Wight. Modigliani: Paintings and Drawings. Exh. cat., Museum of Fine Arts, Boston/ Los Angeles, 1961, pp. 22, 34, no. 8, ill. p. 15 (dated in 1915)
Modigliani J. , Modigliani sans légende, Gruend, Paris, 1961, p 77
Russell. Modigliani. Exh. cat., Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh. 1963, pp. 14-15 - nº 8, pl. 6 (dated in 1915)
Ceroni, Amedeo Modigliani: Peintre; Suivi des Souvenirs de Lunia Czechowska, Edizioni del Milione, 1958, p. 42 - nº 173 (dated in 1916)
Werner, Amedeo Modigliani , H. Abrams, New York 1966, fig. 46 (dated in 1918)
Ceroni & Piccioni, Il dipinti di Modigliani, Rizzoli, Milano, 1970 - nº 99 (dated in 1915)
Lanthemann, Modigliani, catalogue raisonné: sa vie, son oeuvre, son art, G. Condal, Barcelona, 1970 - nº 108 (mentions another portrait of Gris)
Schlotterback. 5000 Years of Art: An Exhibition from the Collections of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Exh. cat., Whatcom Museum of History and Art. Bellingham, Wash., 1976, p. 99, no. 73, ill., (dated in 1918)
Fifield. Modigliani. New York, 1976, p. 191
Schlotterback in Five Thousand Years of Faces. Exh. cat., Bellevue Art Museum. Bellevue, Wash., 1983, unpaginated
Parisot,  Modigliani, 1884–1920. Exh. cat., Centre Cultural de la Caixa de Pensions. Barcelona, 1983, p. 21, fig. 4
Howard, ed. The Metropolitan Museum of Art Guide. New York, 1983, p. 412, no. 5
Hall. Modigliani. Oxford, 1984, color pl. 24
Modigliani J. Racconta Modigliani, d. Giorgio and Guido Guastalla. Livorno, 1984, p. 98
Measham,  20th Century Masters from The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Exh. cat., Australian National Gallery. Canberra, 1986, p. 36
Benezra. "A Study in Irony: Modigliani's 'Jacques and Berthe Lipchitz'." Art Institute of Chicago Museum Studies 12, no. 2 (1986), p. 191
Castieau-Barrielle, La vie et l'oeuvre de Amedeo Modigliani, Editions ACR, Paris, 1987, p. 107
Diehl, Modigliani, Crown Publishers, New York, 1989, p. 64
Royal Academy of Arts, Italian Art in the 20th Century: painting and Sculpture, 1900-1988, Prestel, London, 1989, p. 134
Schmalenbach, Amedeo Modigliani, Prestel, Munich, 1990, p. 80 - nº 32
Patani, Catalogo Generale, Leonardo, Milano, 1991-94 - nº 104
Parisot, Catalogue Raisonee Modigliani, Graphis Arte, 1991 Nº 37/1915
Kruszynski. Amedeo Modigliani: Portraits and Nudes. Munich, 1996, pp. 34, 36, 40, 45, 118, ill. p. 38
Wayne, Modigliani & the Artists of Montparnasse, Abrams-Albright-knox gallery, New York, 2002, pp. 32-33, f. 7
Decrooq-Restellini, L'Ange au visage grave, Musée du Luxembourg, Paris, 2002 p. 37
Klein / Garb, Modigliani: Beyond the Myth. Ed. Mason Klein. Exh. cat., Jewish Museum, New York. New Haven, 2004, pp.8, 45–46, fig. 2
Soto Caba, Modigliani, The timeless face, Libsa, Madrid, 2007
Chiappini, Modigliani, exh. cat., Complesso del Vittoriano, Rome, 2006, pp. 25-26, f. 6
Fraquelli / Brunner, Modigliani and His Models. Exh. cat., Royal Academy of Arts. London, 2006, pp. 32, 82,149, 155, nº 7, ill. p. 83
J. Meyers, Modigliani: A Life, Orlando, 2006, pp.110,161-162
Jiménez-Blanco, ed. Juan Gris: Correspondencia y escritos. Barcelona, 2008, p. 86 n. 105, p. 502.
Vitali, ed. Amedeo Modigliani: Ein Mythos der Moderne. Exh. cat., Kunst und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn. Cologne, 2009, pp. 69, 176, no. 48, ill. 
Ireson, Fraquelli, Modigliani, London, Tate Modern, Skira Rizzoli, London, 2017, p. 107

in process

Exhibitions -?-

New York. Perls Galleries. "The Perls Galleries Collection of Modern French Paintings," February 27–March 25, 1950 - nº 75
New York. Perls Galleries. "Masterpieces from the Collection of Adelaide Milton de Groot," April 14–May 3, 1958 - nº 27
Columbus Gallery of Fine Arts. "Masterpieces from the Adelaide Milton de Groot Collection," December 2, 1958–March 1, 1959 - nº 26
Chicago, Amedeo Modigliani, Arts Club of Chicago, 1959
Milwaukee, Amedeo Modigliani, Milwaukee Art Center, 1959
Cincinnati,Amedeo Modigliani, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati Art Museum,1959 - nº 8
Boston, Modigliani: Paintings and Drawings, Museum of Fine Arts, 1961 - nº 8
Los Angeles, Modigliani: Paintings and Drawings, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1961 - nº 8
Edinburgh, Modigliani,Royal Scottish Academy, 1963 - nº 8
London, Modigliani, Tate Gallery, 1968 - nº 8
Tokyo, Modigliani, Grand Magazin Seibu, 1963 - nº 23
Kyoto, Modigliani, National Museum of Art , 1968 - nº 23
Fukuoka , Modigliani, Fukuoka Cultural Center , 1968 - nº 23
Paris, Le Bateaux-Lavoir: Berceau de l'art moderne, Musée Jacquemart-André, 1975–1976 - nº 48
Bellingham, 5000 Years of Art: An Exhibition from the Collections of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Whatcom Museum of History and Art. ", 1976–1977 - nº 73
Oklahoma City, Masters of the Portrait, Oklahoma Museum of Art, 1979 - nº 35
Tokyo, Modigliani exhibition, Daimaru, 1979 - nº 5
Osaka, Modigliani exhibition, Daimaru, 1979 - nº 5
Paris, Modigliani, Musée de Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, 1981 - nº 28
Saitama, From Impressionism to École de Paris: Its Passion and Struggle, Museum of Modern Art, 1982 - nº 48
Bellevue, Five Thousand Years of Faces, Bellevue Art Museum, 1983
Tokyo, Modigliani exhibition, National Museum, 1985 - nº 51
Nagoya, Modigliani exhibition, Aichi Prefectural Art Gallery, 1985 - nº 51
Canberra, 20th Century Masters from The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Australian National Gallery, 1986
Brisbane, 20th Century Masters from The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Queensland Art Gallery, 1986
London, Italian Art in the 20th Century: Painting and Sculpture 1900–1988, Royal Academy of Arts, 1989 - nº 58
Venice, Italian Art, 1900–1945, Palazzo Grassi, 1989
Düsseldorf, Amedeo Modigliani: Malerei, Skulpturen, Zeichnungen, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, 1991 - nº 30
Zurich, Amedeo Modigliani: Malerei, Skulpturen, Zeichnungen, Kunsthaus, 1991 - nº 30
New York, Painters in Paris: 1895–1950, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2000-2001
Kyoto, Picasso and the School of Paris: Paintings from The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art, 2002 - nº 33
Tokyo, Picasso and the School of Paris: Paintings from The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Bunkamura Museum of Art, 2003 - nº 33
New York, Artists' Artists, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2004
London, Modigliani and his models, Royal Academy of Arts, 2006 - nº 7
Moscow, Meeting Modigliani, Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts, 2007 - nº 26
Madrid, Modigliani y su tiempo, Museo Nacional Thyssen Bornemisza, 2008
Bonn, Amedeo Modigliani: Ein Mythos der Moderne, Bundesrepublik, 2009 - nº 48
London, Modigliani, Tate Modern, 2017-2018

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