The Kimbell receives Modigliani sculpture, one of the most significant gifts ever received

The important gift of, a carved limestone Head (c. 1913), by the Italian artist Amedeo Modigliani (1884–1920) is a masterpiece of modern art and one of about 27 surviving sculptures by the artist. This work is among his finest. It was given in honor of Ted and Lucile Weiner by their daughter Gwendolyn Weiner.

Image: Amedeo Modigliani, Italian (1884–1920), Head, c. 1913. Limestone, 20 5/8 x 9 3/4 x 14 3/4 in. Collection of Kimbell Art Museum, Given in honor of Ted and Lucile Weiner by their daughter Gwendolyn

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Saturday, April 29, 2017
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