Ernst Ludwig Kirchner. Streetlife in Dresden (Strassenleben in Dresden). (1908)

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

Streetlife in Dresden (Strassenleben in Dresden)


composition (irreg.): 10 5/8 x 15 1/16" (27 x 38.3 cm); sheet (irreg.): 14 7/8 x 19 7/16" (37.8 x 49.4 cm)
the artist, Dresden
9 known impressions
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Bareiss
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Ernst Ludwig Kirchner has 177 works  online.
There are 21,549 prints online.
This work is included in the Provenance Research Project, which investigates the ownership history of works in MoMA's collection.
Gift of the artist to the Kunstverein Jena, Germany, May 1918 [1]; removed as “degenerate art” by the Reich Ministry for Public Enlightenment and Propaganda, 1937 [2]; sold via exchange to Ferdinand Möller, Berlin, 1940. Molly and Walter Bareiss, New York; to The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1957.
[1] One of 251 prints given in memory of the artist's friend and patron, Botho Graef (1857-1917). Collection stamp "Kunstverein / Jena" on verso. Inventory no. 139.
[2] EK no. 13145: Dresdener Straßenleben

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