The Provenance Research Project

Wilhelm Lehmbruck. Dancer. Paris 1913

Contact Information

If you have any questions or information to provide on the listed works, please send an e-mail to:

Or write to:
Provenance Research Project
The Museum of Modern Art
11 West 53 Street
New York, N.Y. 10019

Add to My Collection


Wilhelm Lehmbruck (German, 1881–1919)

Paris 1913
Cast stone
12 1/8 x 18 1/2 x 7 1/4" (30.8 x 47 x 18.1 cm)
Credit Line:
Nelson A. Rockefeller Bequest
MoMA Number:

Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

Museum für Kunst und Heimatgeschichte, Erfurt [1]; removed as "degenerate art" by the Reich Ministry for Public Enlightenment and Propaganda, 1937 [2]; on consignment to Karl Buchholz (1901 1992), Berlin, 1939; to Curt Valentin (1902 1954), New York, 1939. Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1939 [3]; acquired by The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1979 (Nelson A. Rockefeller Bequest).
[1] Painted on bottom of base "2 Erfurt."
[2] EK no. 1942: Sitzende
[3] Lender to the exhibition Art in Our Time, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, May 10 September 30, 1939 (no. 269).

Share by E-mail
Share by Text Message