Diva

about 1942
William Zorach (American (born in Lithuania), 1889–1966)


Dimensions

95.25 x 40.64 cm (37 1/2 x 16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.676

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Sculpture

Truncated full-figure, female torso (lacking head, arms, and legs below mid-thigh level) with honey colored patina.

Inscription

Inscribed: "Wm. Zorach 2/6"

Provenance

Given to the Zorach children by their parents, William and Margarite Zorach; purchased from the collection of the Zorach children by Peter Cardone; purchased back from Peter Cardone by the donor, the maker's daughter-in-law; to the MFA, 2000.

Credit Line

Given in memory of Tessim Zorach by his wife, Margaret B. Zorach

Copyright

Courtesy Zabriskie Gallery, New York