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Max Beckmann. Samson and Delilah (Simson und Delila). 1911

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Samson and Delilah (Simson und Delila)

Max Beckmann (German, 1884–1950)

composition (irreg.): 9 3/16 x 11 13/16" (23.4 x 30 cm); sheet (irreg.): 16 3/8 x 22 7/8" (41.6 x 58.1 cm)
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Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Fund
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Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

Heinrich Stinnes (1867-1932), Cologne; Heinrich Stinnes Estate; sold through Gutekunst & Klipstein, Bern, June 20-22, 1938 (lot 22); to Ernst Beyeler, Basel; to William S. Lieberman, New York, 1950; to The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1951

Simson und Delila
Samson and Delilah

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