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Otto Dix. At the Café (Im Café). 1922

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At the Café (Im Café)

Otto Dix (German, 1891–1969)

Watercolor and ink on paper
19 1/4 x 14 3/8" (48.9 x 36.5 cm)
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Gift of Samuel A. Berger
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Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

Galerie Nierendorf, Berlin [1]; Karl Nierendorf (1889-1947), New York [2]; Estate of Karl Nierendorf, New York, 1947; sold to Alexander W. Pearlman (1914-2004), New York, March 17, 1954 [3]; acquired by The Museum of Modern Art, New York (Gift of Samuel A. Berger), 1955.
[1] Artist's questionnaire, Collection files, Department of Drawings, The Museum of Modern Art, New York.
[2] Karl Nierendorf emigrated to New York in 1936. Included in the "International Watercolor Exhibition, The Art Institute of Chicago, April 28-May 30, 1938 (no. 40: Café).
[3] See "Court Backs Art Sale," The New York Times, March 18, 1954.

Leute im Café (People at a Café)
Im Café
At the Café

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