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Kurt Schwitters. Merz Picture 32 A.  The Cherry Picture. 1921

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Merz Picture 32 A. The Cherry Picture

Kurt Schwitters (German, 1887–1948)

Cut-and-pasted colored and printed paper, cloth, wood, metal, cork, oil, pencil, and ink on paperboard
36 1/8 x 27 3/4" (91.8 x 70.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Mr. and Mrs. A. Atwater Kent, Jr. Fund
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Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

Hjalmar Gabrielson, Göteborg, Sweden. Purchased from Schwitters, by 1922 [1923]
Brita (Gretzer) Holmquist, New York. Inherited from her grandfather, Hjalmar Gabrielson
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Purchased from Mrs. Brita Holmquist, 1954

Cherry Picture [Das Kirschbild]
Das Kirschbild
(Merzbild 32 A Das Kirschbild)

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