Artist Juan Gris, Spanish, 1887-1927
Title
  • Still Life
Date 1916
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 31 3/4 × 23 1/2 inches (80.6 × 59.7 cm)
Framed: 40 3/8 × 32 1/2 × 2 1/8 inches (102.6 × 82.6 × 5.4 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase with funds from the Dexter M. Ferry, Jr. Trustee Corporation
Accession Number 64.84
Department European Modern Art to 1950
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, lower left: Juan Gris | 3-16
(Léonce Rosenberg [1879-1947], Galerie de l'Effort moderne, Paris, France).
possibly F. Valentine Dudensing [1892-1967] (New York, New York, USA).
James Johnson Sweeney [1900-1986] (New York, New York, USA).
Sidney Janis Gallery (New York, New York, USA);
1964, gift of Dexter M. Ferry, Jr. Trustee Corporation;
1964-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Lipchitz, Jacques and Juan Gris. Juan Gros 1887-1927. Exh. cat., Buchholz Gallery. New York, 1944, no. 9.

The Institute Collects. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1965, p. 15.

The W. Hawkins Ferry Collection. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1966, unpaginated, cat. 44 (ill.).

Cooper, Douglas. Juan Gris: Catalogue Raisonne de l'Oeuvre Peint Etablis Avec la Collaboration de Margaret Potter, vol. I. Paris, 1977, pp. 284-249, no. 164.

The W. Hawkins Ferry Collection. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1987, p. 27, no. 26 (ill.).

Leal, Paloma Esteban. Juan Gris: Paintings and Drawings 1910-1927. Exh. cat., Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia. Madrid, 2005, p. 78.

Myers, Nicole R. and Katherine Rothkopf, ed. Cubism in Color: The Still Lifes of Juan Gris. Exh. cat., The Baltimore Museum of Art and Dallas Museum of Art. New Haven and London, 2021, p. 139, no. 23 (ill.).