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Kurt Schwitters

31 July to 10 September 1972

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Kurt Schwitters
German, 1887–1948
56 exhibitions

New York Times Review of the exhibition

PUBLISHED

5 August 1972

Show of Schwitters's Art Has Sparkle -- And Irony

By John CANADAY

The Museum of Modern Art's new Kurt Schwitters exhibition, which opened Monday and will close Sept. 10, is a sparkling show that points up, perhaps without meaning to, the major irony and half a dozen other contradictions upon which this formidable 20th-century reputation rests.

New York Times • page 17 • 474 words