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Jean (Hans) Arp. Enak's Tears (Terrestrial Forms). 1917

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Enak's Tears (Terrestrial Forms)

Jean (Hans) Arp (French, born Germany (Alsace). 1886–1966)

1917. Painted wood, 34 x 23 1/8 x 2 3/8" (86.2 x 58.5 x 6 cm). Benjamin Scharps and David Scharps Fund and purchase

Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.


The artist, Zurich, Strasbourg, Paris, Meudon. 1917 – at least 1954
Fernand C. Graindorge, Liège. By 1958 - 1979
Galerie Beyeler, Basel. Purchased from Graindorge, c.1979
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Purchased from Galerie Beyeler, 1979

Earthly Forms
Formes terrestres “forêt”
Forêt-forme terrestre
Irdische Form, Der Wald
[Enaks Zahre (Irdische Formen)]
[Larmes d'Enak (Formes terrestres)]

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