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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 (irreg.): 24 7/16 x 19 7/8" (62.1 x 50.5 cm); sheet: 27 11/16 x 23 11/16" (70.3 x 60.1 cm). Purchase

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Sauer, Hamburg; sold to the Museum Behnhaus, Lübeck, 1925 [1]; removed as "degenerate art" by the Reich Ministry for Public Enlightenment and Propaganda, Berlin, 1937 [2]. To Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), New York;; sold to The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1941.
[1] Collection stamp "Museen der Hansestadt Lübeck" on verso. Inventory no. 11.
[2] Not on "Harry Fischer list."

Junges Paar
Young Couple

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