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Willi Baumeister. Figurate with Red Ellipse. 1920

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Figurate with Red Ellipse

Willi Baumeister (German, 1889–1955)

Oil and sand on canvas
25 3/4 x 19 3/4" (65.3 x 50.1 cm)
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The Riklis Collection of McCrory Corporation
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Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

The McCrory Corporation (Meshulam Riklis) by 1977 [1]; The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1983 (The Riklis Collection of McCrory Corporation).
[1] Included in the exhibition Aspekte Konstruktiver Kunst Aspekte Konstruktiver Kunst: Sammlung McCrory Corporation, Kunsthaus Zurich, January 14 to February 27, 1977 (no. 11: Figural mit roter Ellipse). See also Rotzler, Willy, ed. Constructivism and the Geometric Tradition: Selections from the McCrory Corporation Collection. Buffalo: Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1979 (no. 11).

Figural mit roter Elipse

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