Karl Hofer. Man with a Melon. Berlin 1926

Karl Hofer

Man with a Melon

Berlin 1926

Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
42 1/4 x 28 7/8" (107.3 x 73.3 cm)
Credit
Purchase
Object number
284.1949
Copyright
© 2017 Karl Johannes Christian Hofer / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Germany
Department
Painting and Sculpture
This work is not on view.
Karl Hofer has 23 works online.
There are 2,320 paintings online.
This work is included in the Provenance Research Project, which investigates the ownership history of works in MoMA's collection.
The artist
Dr. Kurt Feldhäusser (d. January 1945), Berlin/Kirchberg. Purchased from the artist
Marie Luise Feldhaeusser (mother), Kirchberg, January 1945 - May 1948; then Brooklyn, New York, 1948 – 1949
Weyhe Gallery, New York. On consignment from Marie Luise Feldhaeusser, 1949
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Purchased from Weyhe Gallery , 1949

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