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Otto Dix. Café Couple (Paar im Café). 1921
Otto Dix

Café Couple (Paar im Café)

1921
Not on view
Medium
Watercolor and pencil on paper
Dimensions
20 x 16 1/8" (50.8 x 41 cm)
Credit
Purchase
Object number
124.1945
Copyright
© 2015 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Provenance information
Galerie Nierendorf, Berlin [1]. Karl Buchholz, Berlin; on consignment to Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), New York, August 18, 1937 [2]; seized by the Alien Property Custodian, New York, May , 1944; acquired by The Museum of Modern Art, New York, November 1945 [3].
[1] Artist's questionnaire, n.d., Collection files, Department of Drawings, The Museum of Modern Art, New York.
[2] Inventory no. 530 (Otto Dix, Two Heads). "Objects of art owned by Karl Buchholz," Vesting order no. 3711, NARA, Washington, DC.
[3] Sale of property vested by Alien Property Custodian, lot #23.

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