Celso Lagar by Amedeo Modigliani
Pfannstiel Lanthemann Ceroni J. Modigliani Parisot Patani Restellini Wayne
Nº 57 Nº 101 Nº96 YES 35/1915 Nº 99 YES ?
Date 1915 ?
Title Celso Lagar
Materials Oil on cardboard ( Museum, Pfannstiel, Lanthemann, Ceroni, Parisot say oil on canvas)
Size 35 x 27 cm (size)
Signature: Signed "modigliani " low right
Actual Location Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel (Inv. Nº L-B99.437)
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    Guillaume Collection, Paris
    Galerie Bing, Paris (1925)
    Private Collection, Paris (1958)
    Lefevre Gallery, London (1963)
    Private Collection ?
    Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel (Inv. Nº L-B99.437)
    Anonymous gift to the State of Israel; on permanent loan to The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, from the Administrator General of the State of Israel
    (the museum say oil on canvas, but is oil on textured cardboard)

    in process

Bibliography -?-

Galerie Bing & Cie, Exhibition Catalogue, Paris 1925
Pfannstiel, "catalogue presume" Modigliani. L'Art et la Vie. Preface de Louis Latourrettes, Seheur, Paris, 1929, p. 9
Pfannstiel, Modigliani et son oeuvre, etude critique et catalogue raisonne, bibliotheque des arts, Paris, 1956 - nº 57 (provance in Guillaume)
The Lefevre Gallery,Exhibition Catalogue, London 1963, p. 10
Ceroni, Amedeo Modigliani : dessins et sculptures ; avec suite du catalogue illustre des peintures, Edizioni del Milione, Milano, 1965 - nº 172
Lanthemann, Modigliani, catalogue raisonné: sa vie, son oeuvre, son art, G. Condal, Barcelona, 1970- nº 106
Ceroni & Piccioni, Il dipinti di Modigliani, Rizzoli, Milano, 1970 - nº 96 (Private Collection, Paris)
Mann, Modigliani, Thames and Hudson, London, 1980, p. 118 - nº 81
Hall, Modigliani, Phaidon, Oxford, 1984 - nº 20
Parisot, Modigliani, caja de pensiones, ed. Poligrafía, Barcelona, 1983 p. 21
Parisot, Catalogue Raisonee Modigliani, Graphis Arte, 1991 nº 35/1915
Patani, Catalogo Generale, Leonardo, Milano, 1991-94 - nº 99
Decrooq-Restellini, L'Ange au visage grave, Musée du Luxembourg, Paris, 2002, p. 31
Soto Caba, Modigliani, The timeless face, Libsa, Madrid, 2007
Kamien-Kazhdan, Modernism in Dialogue: 20th-Century Painting and Sculpture in the Israel Museum, The Israel Museum, Adina (ed.) Jerusalem, 2010

in process

Exhibitions -?-

Paris, Modigliani, Galerie Bing et Cie, 1925 - nº 22 as "Le peintre Lagar"
Barcelona, Modigliani, Centro Cultural de la Caixa de pensiones,Curated by Christian Parisot, 1983 - nº 3
Madrid, Modigliani, Sala de exposiciones la caja de pensiones, Curated by Christian Parisot, 1983 -nº 3
Prague, Modigliani, Municipal house,Curated by Christian Parisot, 2010- 2011, p. 55
Villeneuve d'Ascq, L'oeil intérieur, LaM. Lille Métropole musée d'art moderne, 2016
Budapest, Modigliani, Hungarian National Gallery, 2016
Helsinki, Modigliani, Ateneum Art Museum, 2016-2017

in process

Not in D'Atri papers ?


Signature of the painting:



Detail of the ear where the drawing is clearly visible and is painted over the color (on top of the color)



Celso Lagar Biography (sorry only in Spanish)
There are a few drawings attrib. to Modigliani of Lagar

Celso Lagar Circa 1950
celso lagar Ca. 1950

The work at the Paris Gallery BIng Exhibition in 1925:
The work at the Paris Gallery BIng Exhibition in 1925
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