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Identification and Creation
Object Number
Sorel Etrog, Canadian (Jassy, Roumania 1933 - )
Ceremonial Figure
Work Type
20th century
Persistent Link
Physical Descriptions
actual: 166.69 x 40.96 x 28.58 cm (65 5/8 x 16 1/8 x 11 1/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: on base: 1/7 Etrog
Sorel Etrog; Mr. & Mrs. Samuel J. Zacks, Toronto, Ontario, gift; to Fogg Art Museum, 1966.

NOTE: Correspondence in the curatorial file indicates that the sculpture was selected for the museum by Mr. Zacks at the artist's studio.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel J. Zacks
Accession Year
Object Number
Modern and Contemporary Art
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Publication History

H. Wade White, "Recent Accessions in Sculpture", Fogg Art Museum Newsletter, Fogg Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, February 1967), vol. IV, no. 3, reproduced, fig. V

"Some Recent Acquisitions", Fogg Art Museum Acquisitions, 1966-1967, Fogg Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 1968), reproduced p. 102

Exhibition History

New Acquisitions [1957], Museum of Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, 01/01/1957 - 12/31/1957

Art of Tomorrow, Museum of Modern Art, Haifa, Haifa, 01/01/1958 - 12/31/1958

One Man Exhibition: Sorel Etrog, Z. O. A., Tel Aviv, 01/01/1958 - 12/31/1958; Gallery Moos, Toronto, 01/01/1959 - 12/31/1959; Lewis Gallery, 01/01/1960 - 12/31/1960; Dominion Gallery, Montréal, 02/01/1963 - 02/28/1963

Ten Years of Israel Art, [Unknown venue, Jerusalem], Jerusalem, 01/01/1958 - 12/31/1958; [Unknown venue, Tel Aviv], Tel Aviv, 02/01/1958 - 12/31/1958; [Unknown venue, Haifa], Haifa, 03/01/1958 - 12/31/1958

Ayala and Sam Zacks Collection, C.N.E. Exhibition, [Unknown venue, Toronto], Toronto, 01/01/1960 - 12/31/1960

New Acquisitions [1960], Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, 01/01/1960 - 12/31/1960

Art in Canada Exhibition, [Unknown venue, Bordeaux], Bordeaux, 01/01/1962 - 12/31/1962

New Acquisitions [1962], Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, 01/01/1962 - 12/31/1962

Sculpture International, Martha Jackson Gallery, New York, 01/01/1962 - 12/31/1962

Sorel Etrog, Rose Fried Gallery, New York, 05/07/1963 - 06/08/1963

Unidentified Exhibition, Venice Bienniale XXXV, 1966, Venice Bienniale XXXV, 1966, Venice, 01/01/1966 - 12/31/1966

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