Otto Dix. At the Café (Im Café). 1922

Otto Dix

At the Café (Im Café)


Watercolor and ink on paper
19 1/4 x 14 3/8" (48.9 x 36.5 cm)
Gift of Samuel A. Berger
Object number
© 2017 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Drawings and Prints
This work is not on view.
Otto Dix has 94 works online.
There are 14,424 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 Nierendorf (1889-1947), New York [2]; Estate of Karl Nierendorf, New York, 1947; sold to Alexander W. Pearlman (1914-2004), New York, March 17, 1954 [3]; acquired by The Museum of Modern Art, New York (Gift of Samuel A. Berger), 1955.
[1] Artist's questionnaire, Collection files, Department of Drawings, The Museum of Modern Art, New York.
[2] Karl Nierendorf emigrated to New York in 1936. Included in the "International Watercolor Exhibition, The Art Institute of Chicago, April 28-May 30, 1938 (no. 40: Café).
[3] See "Court Backs Art Sale," The New York Times, March 18, 1954.

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