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Draped Woman

Lipchitz arrived in Paris in 1909 and took on the challenge of applying the principles of Cubism to three-dimensional work. The body of Draped Woman is constructed of geometric cubes and planes.

Jacques Lipchitz
Lithuanian (active in France and the United States), 1891‒1973
Draped Woman
1919 (cast after 1946)
Bronze; edition 5/7
36 5/8 x 13 ½ x 13 1/2 in. (93 x 34.3 x 34.3 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, 75.40.2