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Peau de soleil

A work made of oil, sand, pebbles and string on canvas.

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  • A work made of oil, sand, pebbles and string on canvas.

Date:

1944

Artist:

Alice Rahon
France, active Mexico, 1904–1987

About this artwork

On View

Modern Art, Gallery 396

Artist

Alice Rahon

Title

Peau de soleil

Date

1944

Medium

Oil, sand, pebbles and string on canvas

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso, in brown pencil: Alice Paalen – 44 / “Peau de soleil”; inscribed verso, in black pencil: nº 1; inscribed l.r., on stretcher, in pencil: Los Cedros y Begonias, Villa Obregon, D.F.

Dimensions

71 x 91.4 cm (28 x 36 in.)

Credit Line

Mary and Leigh Block Endowment Fund

Reference Number

2020.248

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