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Emil Nolde. Young Couple (Junges Paar). (1913)

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Young Couple (Junges Paar)

Emil Nolde (German, 1867–1956)

(1913). Lithograph, composition: 24 1/2 x 19 13/16" (62.2 x 50.3 cm); sheet (irreg.): 27 3/16 x 22 1/2" (69 x 57.1 cm). Purchase

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Emil Richter, Dresden; acquired by the Kupferstichkabinett, Dresden, 1919 [1]; removed as "degenerate art" by the Reich
Ministry for Public Enlightenment and Propaganda, Berlin, 1937 [2]; on consignment to Hildebrand Gurlitt, Hamburg; to Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), New York; acquired by The Museum of Modern Art, New York, January 1941.
[1] Collection stamp "K. SÄCHSISCHES KUPFERSTICHKABINETT" on verso. Inventory number: A 1919 580.
[2] EK no. 8662: Zwei Frauen

Junges Paar
Young Couple

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