Johannes Theodor Baargeld (Alfred Emanuel Ferdinand Gruenwald). Untitled (Beetles). 1920
Ink and pencil on tissue
11 1/2 x 9 1/8" (29.2 x 23.2 cm)
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Johannes Theodor Baargeld (Alfred Emanuel Ferdinand Gruenwald) has 4 works online.
There are 14,285 drawings online.
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Tristan Tzara, Paris. Acquired from the artist, probably December 1920
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Purchased from the above, 1937

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