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Ernst Ludwig Kirchner. Nude Girl in the Bath (Nacktes Mädchen im Bad). (1909)

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Nude Girl in the Bath (Nacktes Mädchen im Bad)

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (German, 1880–1938)

(1909). Woodcut, composition: 11 1/4 x 13 9/16" (28.5 x 34.5 cm); sheet: 14 1/2 x 16 11/16" (36.8 x 42.4 cm). Purchase

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642.1956

Gift of the artist to the Kunstverein Jena, Germany, May 1918 [1]; removed as “degenerate art” by the Reich Ministry for Public Enlightenment and Propaganda, 1937 [2]; on consignment to Bernhard Böhmer, Güstrow, 1939. To Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), New York; acquired by The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1956.
[1] One of 251 prints given in memory of the artist's friend and patron, Botho Graef (1857-1917). Collection stamp "Kunstverein / Jena" on verso. Inventory no. 98.
[2] EK no. 13144: Badende

Girl Bathing
Nacktes Mädchen im Bad
Nude Girl in the Bath

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