Willi Baumeister. Figurate with Red Ellipse. 1920

Willi Baumeister

Figurate with Red Ellipse

1920

Medium
Oil and sand on canvas
Dimensions
25 3/4 x 19 3/4" (65.3 x 50.1 cm)
Credit
The Riklis Collection of McCrory Corporation
Object number
990.1983
Copyright
© 2016 Willi Baumeister / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Germany
Department
Painting and Sculpture
This work is not on view.
Willi Baumeister has 28 works online.
There are 2,242 paintings online.
This work is included in the Provenance Research Project, which investigates the ownership history of works in MoMA's collection.
The McCrory Corporation (Meshulam Riklis) by 1977 [1]; The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1983 (The Riklis Collection of McCrory Corporation).
[1] Included in the exhibition Aspekte Konstruktiver Kunst Aspekte Konstruktiver Kunst: Sammlung McCrory Corporation, Kunsthaus Zurich, January 14 to February 27, 1977 (no. 11: Figural mit roter Ellipse). See also Rotzler, Willy, ed. Constructivism and the Geometric Tradition: Selections from the McCrory Corporation Collection. Buffalo: Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1979 (no. 11).

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