Catalogue entry

Frano Krsinic born 1897

N04537 Girl 1930

Inscribed 'KRSINIC | 930' [sic] on upper surface of base
Stone, 60 1/4 x 14 5/8 x 12 1/4 (153 x 37 x 31)
Purchased from the artist (Lewis Publications 'A' Fund) 1930
Exh: Jugoslav Sculpture and Painting, Tate Gallery, April-May 1930 (34); Jugoslav Paintings and Sculpture, Manchester City Art Gallery, May-June 1931 (37)
Repr: Illustrated London News, CLXXVI, 1930, p.793

The artist states that this sculpture was carved from a model in clay which was afterwards destroyed; it is therefore the only version in existence (letter of 25 March 1957).

Published in:
Ronald Alley, Catalogue of the Tate Gallery's Collection of Modern Art other than Works by British Artists, Tate Gallery and Sotheby Parke-Bernet, London 1981, p.402, reproduced p.402