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Karl Hofer. Man with a Melon. Berlin 1926

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Man with a Melon

Karl Hofer (German, 1878–1955)

Date:
Berlin 1926
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
42 1/4 x 28 7/8" (107.3 x 73.3 cm)
Credit Line:
Purchase
MoMA Number:
284.1949

Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

The artist
Dr. Kurt Feldhäusser (d. January 1945), Berlin/Kirchberg. Purchased from the artist
Marie Luise Feldhaeusser (mother), Kirchberg, January 1945 - May 1948; then Brooklyn, New York, 1948 – 1949
Weyhe Gallery, New York. On consignment from Marie Luise Feldhaeusser, 1949
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Purchased from Weyhe Gallery , 1949

[Mann mit Melone]

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