Franz Marc. Elephant (Elefant). (1913)

Franz Marc

Elephant (Elefant)


Pencil on paper
6 x 4 1/2" (15.2 x 11.5 cm)
Gift of Julia Feininger
Object number
Drawings and Prints
This work is not on view.
Franz Marc has 19 works online.
There are 14,286 drawings online.
This work is included in the Provenance Research Project, which investigates the ownership history of works in MoMA's collection.
Maria Marc (1876-1955), Ried, 1916 [1]; Lyonel Feininger (1871–1956), Weimar, Dessau and New York [2]; by inheritance to Julia Feininger, New York, 1956; acquired by The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1965 (Gift of Julia Feininger).
[1] Hoberg, Annegret, Franz Marc, and Isabelle Jansen, eds. Franz Marc: The Complete Works. vol. 3. London: Philip Wilson Publishers, 2004, p. 255.
[2] Ibid.

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