Jean Metzinger Catalogue Raisonné
Number: AM-18-003 Jean Metzinger
Date: 1918 (January)
Title: Le Château
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 73 x 50 cm
Inscriptions: Signed (lower left)
Provenance: Robert Gleizes
Kunstzalen d’Audretsch, Den Haag
Christie’s, London, 5 December 1978, lot 44
Jacqueline and Max Kohler-Krotoschin
Sotheby’s, London, 4 February 2010, lot 146
Exhibitions: Jean Metzinger in Retrospect, The University of Iowa Museum of Art, 31 August – 13 October 1985; The Archer M. Huntington Art Gallery, University of Texas, Austin, 10 November – 22 December 1985; The David and Alfred Smart Gallery, University of Chicago, 23 January – 9 March 1986; Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA, 29 March – 25 May 1986, no 154, p. 97, color plate reproduced p. 31.
Literature: Susanna Mediavilla (ed.), El Cubismo y sus Entornos en las Colecciones de Telefónica, Madrid, 2004, exhibition catalogue, reproduced in colour p. 228
Notes: Le Château is elaborated upon and analyzed structurally in the Metzinger monograph Volume II.