Musée d'Orsay: "Is it a Woman or an Egg?" – Brancusi's Notable Participation in the Armory Show

"Is it a Woman or an Egg?" – Brancusi's Notable Participation in the Armory Show

"Is it a Woman or an Egg?" – Brancusi's Notable Participation in the Armory Show

The presentation of Brancusi’s sculptures at the Armory Show – including one, Mlle Pogany, that caused uproar – marked his first foray in the United States, which was to host several of his exhibitions. This presence, highly publicised in 1926 during a heated legal battle with American Customs when the press ridiculed his sculptures for a second time, was no less significant in terms of his international reputation.


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Sat 7 December 2013 - 09h50
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