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Galerie Neumann-Nierendorf, Berlin ; acquired by the Kunsthalle Mannheim , May 4, 1927 ; removed as "degenerate art" by the Reich Ministry for Public Enlightenment and Propaganda, Berlin, 1937 ; on consignment to Karl Buchholz, Berlin; to Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), New York; acquired by The Museum of Modern Art, New York, January 1941 (Gift of Curt Valentin).
 See Hans-Jürgen Buderer, ed., Entartete Kunst - Beschlagnahmeaktionen in der Städtischen Kunsthalle Mannheim, 1937, exh. cat. Mannheim: Kunsthalle, 1987.
 Ibid. Collection stamp on verso. Inventory no. 2318.
 EK no. 6126: Komposition
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