19 – 26 JUNE 2022




Galerie Dina Vierny

Aristide Maillol (Banyuls-sur-Mer, 1861-1944)
Léda, 1900
White terracotta
H 27.5 x W 12.8 x D 12.5 cm
Inscribed with the artist's monogram on the base
Provenance: private collection, France (sale: Sotheby's Paris, May 30, 2011, lot 29); Galerie Dina Vierny, Paris (acquired at the above sale)
Literature: J. Rewald, Maillol, Paris, 1939, ill. of another terracota pl. 110; W. George, Aristide Maillol, London, 1965, ill. of another terracota, p. 137; W. George, Aristide Maillol et l'âme de la sculpture, Neuchâtel and Paris, 1977, ill. of another copy p. 139; À. Susanna, Maillol-Horvat, Turin, 2015, cover illustration, ill. pp. 37-41; U. Berger and J. Zutter, Aristide Maillol, Munich & New York, 1996, n° 42, p. 206, ill. of another copy p. 97; Exh. catalogue, Maillol Rodin, face à face, Perpignan, Musée Hyacinthe-Rigaud, 2019, cover illustration, ill. p. 72; Exh. catalogue, Maillol, la forme libre, Paris, Galerie Dina Vierny, 2021, ill. p. 102