Ernst Barlach. Singing Man. 1928

Ernst Barlach

Singing Man


19 1/2 x 21 7/8 x 14 1/8" (49.5 x 55.3 x 35.9 cm)
Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Fund
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Painting and Sculpture
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Ernst Barlach has 102 works online.
There are 1,537 sculptures online.
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The artist (cast by Herman Noack), Berlin. 1930 - 1938
Buchholz Gallery, New York. By 1939
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1939. Purchased from Buchholz Gallery, New York, 1939

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