The Provenance Research Project
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Mörder, Hoffnung der Frauen (Murderer, Hope of Women)
Oskar Kokoschka (Austrian, 1886–1980)
(1916, drawings executed 1910). Illustrated book with five line block reproductions after pen and ink drawings, four with gouache additions, page: 13 7/16 x 9 3/4" (34.1 x 24.8 cm); overall: 13 9/16 x 10 1/16 x 1/4" (34.5 x 25.5 x 0.7 cm). Transferred from the Museum Library
Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.
Galerie Der Sturm, Berlin; sold to Heinrich Stinnes (1867-1932), Cologne, November 20, 1916; Heinrich Stinnes Estate; sold through Gutekunst & Klipstein, Bern, June 22-24, 1938 (lot 387). Acquired by the The Museum of Modern Art, Library, New York; transferred to The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1949.