Erich Heckel. Playing Ball (Ballspielende). 1911

Erich Heckel

Playing Ball (Ballspielende)

1911

Medium
Woodcut
Dimensions
composition (illeg.): 7 5/8 x 10 7/8" (19.3 x 27.6 cm); sheet (illeg.): 13 7/16 x 18 11/16" (34.2 x 47.5 cm)
Publisher
J. B. Neumann, Berlin
Printer
probably the artist, Berlin
Edition
unknown (not more than 50)
Credit
Gift of Samuel A. Berger
Object number
344.1954
Copyright
© 2017 Erich Heckel / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Germany
Department
Drawings and Prints
This work is not on view.
Erich Heckel has 80 works online.
There are 21,149 prints online.
This work is included in the Provenance Research Project, which investigates the ownership history of works in MoMA's collection.
Karl Nierendorf (1889-1947), New York; Estate of Karl Nierendorf, New York, 1947; sold to Alexander W. Pearlman (1914-2004), New York, March 17, 1954 [1]; acquired by The Museum of Modern Art, New York (Gift of Samuel A. Berger), 1954.

[1] See "Court Backs Art Sale," The New York Times, March 18, 1954.

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