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Lyonel Feininger. Ruin by the Sea. 1930

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Ruin by the Sea

Lyonel Feininger (American, 1871–1956)

Oil on canvas
27 x 43 3/8" (68.4 x 110 cm)
Credit Line:
Purchased with funds provided by Mrs. Julia Feininger, Mr. and Mrs. Richard K. Weil and Mr. and Mrs. Ralph F. Colin
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Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

Galerie Möller, Berlin
Elvira and Gerhard Ritzerfeld, Berlin. Purchased from Galerie Möller, 1935 - 1966
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Purchased from the Ritzerfelds, 1966

Ruine am Meere I (Kirche bei Hoff, Ostsee)
[ Ruine am Meere ]

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