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Kurt Schwitters. Famiglia. 1922

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Kurt Schwitters (German, 1887–1948)

Cut-and-pasted colored and printed paper on paper
11 3/4 x 8 7/8" (29.7 x 22.4 cm)
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The Sidney and Harriet Janis Collection
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Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

Ernst Schwitters, Lysaker (the artist’s son). Inherited the Kurt Schwitters estate, 1948 – 1956
Galerie Heinz Berggruen, Paris. [1956]
Klipstein and Kornfeld, Berne (Gutekunst and Klippstein). 1956
Sidney Janis, New York. Acquired from Klipstein and Kornfeld, 1956 - 1967
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. The Sidney and Harriet Janis Collection, 1967

Ohne Titel (Famiglia) – Untitled (Family)

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