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New Acquisitions: Free German Art

24 June to 24 August 1942

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Ernst Barlach
German, 1870–1938
36 exhibitions
Max Beckmann
German, 1884–1950
72 exhibitions
Käthe Kollwitz
German, 1867–1945
23 exhibitions
Emil Nolde
German, 1867–1956
48 exhibitions

New York Times Review of the exhibition


28 June 1942

FREE ART'; Work Nazis Reject Shown at Museum

By Edward Alden JEWELL

THE Museum of Modern Art has been acquiring some more work by German moderns who have incurred the displeasure of the Nazi regime. A group of such items, presented under the collective title, Free German Art, was placed on public view last week and will continue to be shown through Aug. 16.

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