A Modern painting of a sculptural object resembling a crouching figure by Benjamin Benno. The painting is signed and dated lower right and verso. Provenance: O'Hara Gallery, NYC. By the early 1930's Benno had established a reputation as a member of the international avant-garde and exhibited with the most significant European artists including Paul Klee, Max Ernst, Wassily Kandinsky, Salvador Dalí, Joan Miró, Hans Arp, and Fernand Léger. Pablo Picasso sponsored Benno's first one-man show in Paris in 1934.