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Emil Nolde. Grotesques (Grotesken). (1913)

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Grotesques (Grotesken)

Emil Nolde (German, 1867–1956)

(1913). Lithograph, composition (irreg.): 23 1/4 x 19" (59.1 x 48.3 cm); sheet: 27 13/16 x 22 5/16" (70.6 x 56.7 cm). Purchase

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Museum Folkwang Essen; removed as "degenerate art" by the Reich Ministry for Public Enlightenment and Propaganda, Berlin, 1937 [1]; on consignment to Karl Buchholz, Berlin; to Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), New York; acquired by The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1941.
[1] EK no. 4554: Grotesken


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