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

Otto Dix

Café Couple (Paar im Café)


Watercolor and pencil on paper
20 x 16 1/8" (50.8 x 41 cm)
Object number
© 2016 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Drawings and Prints
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Otto Dix has 94 works online.
There are 14,285 drawings online.
This work is included in the Provenance Research Project, which investigates the ownership history of works in MoMA's collection.
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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