Executed in terracotta in 1919 and cast in bronze in 1993 in a numbered edition of 8. The casts numbered 2/8 and 3/8 belong to the Musée Zadkine in Paris.
inscribed Zadkine, numbered 5/8 and stamped with the foundry mark Susse Frères, Paris
Sale: Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 20th May 1994, lot 165
Private Collection, New York (sale: Sotheby's, London, 6th February 2001, lot 234)
Purchased at the above sale by the present owner
LITERATURE AND REFERENCES
Léon Gischia & Nicole Védrès, La Sculpture en France depuis Rodin, Paris, 1945, illustration of the terracotta
Sylvain Lecombre, Ossip Zadkine, l'oeuvre sculpté, Paris, 1994, no. 70, illustration of the terracotta p.115