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La Toupie (The Top)
Images of Hans Bellmer, La Toupie (The Top)
This sculpture is composed of differently sized, disembodied breasts stacked atop one another and...
This sculpture is composed of differently sized, disembodied breasts stacked atop one another and that seem to squeeze out of a clear pedestal, like bubbles.
Hans Bellmer, German, b. Poland, 1902–1975
La Toupie (The Top), 1938/1968
Oil on bronze
13 ¼ × 6 13/16 × 6 in. (33.7 × 17.3 × 15.2 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Gift of Joseph and Jory Shapiro, 1998.34
Photo: Nathan Keay
© MCA Chicago
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