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Ernst Ludwig Kirchner. Schlemihl Meets His Shadow (Schlemihls Begegnung mit dem Schatten). (1915-16)

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Schlemihl Meets His Shadow (Schlemihls Begegnung mit dem Schatten)

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (German, 1880–1938)

Woodcut with oil additions
composition (irreg.): 12 1/8 x 11 13/16" (30.8 x 30 cm); sheet (irreg.): 22 7/16 x 16 1/4" (57 x 41.2 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Heinz Schultz
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Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

Kirchner Estate (Erna Schilling), Davos-Frauenkirch, June 15, 1938; to Kunstsammlung Basel, 1946-1947.
Margarete Schultz, New York; to The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1957

Schlemihls Begegnung mit dem Schatten
Schlemihl Meets His Shadow

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