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Theo van Doesburg (Christian Emil Marie Küpper). Composition VIII (The Cow). c. 1918
Theo van Doesburg (Christian Emil Marie Küpper)

Composition VIII (The Cow)

c. 1918
Not on view
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
14 3/4 x 25" (37.5 x 63.5 cm)
Credit
Purchase
Object number
225.1948
Copyright
© 2015 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Provenance information
The artist, Holland and France, c. 1917 - 1931
Nelly (a.k.a. Petro) van Doesburg (the artist’s widow), Paris. 1931 – 1948
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Purchased from Mrs. Van Doesburg, 1948

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