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Ohne Titel (Entwurf Fur Titel Zu: Kurt Schwitters, Anna Blume. Dichtungen, Die Silbergaule 39/40, Paul Steegemann Verlag, Hannover 1920) (Untitled (Draft Of Title Page For Kurt Schwitters, Anna Blume. Dichtungen, Die Silbergaule 39/40, Paul Steegemann Verlag, Hanover 1920))

Artwork:
Ohne Titel (Entwurf Fur Titel Zu: Kurt Schwitters, Anna Blume. Dichtungen, Die Silbergaule 39/40, Paul Steegemann Verlag, Hannover 1920) (Untitled (Draft Of Title Page For Kurt Schwitters, Anna Blume. Dichtungen, Die Silbergaule 39/40, Paul Steegemann Verlag, Hanover 1920))
Size:
22.2 x 14.3 cm
Medium :
Watercolour and ink on paper on the cover of a book
Creation Year:
1919
Marks
Signed Schwitters and dated 1919 (towards centre left)
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Hermann Virl, Munich (to 1958); Sale: Munich, Munchener Kunstversteigerungshaus Adolf Weinmuller, October 1966, lot 604; Bremen, Grasphisches Kabinett, Kunsthandel Wolfgang Werner; Ex Libris, New York (acquired from the previous in 1992); Spencer Collection, New York Public Library, New York (since 2000, loan); Sale: Hotel Drouot, Paris, May 15, 2004, lot 319; Acquired at the previous sale by Dr. Arthur Brandt
Exhibition History :
Berlin, Kunsthandel Wolfgang Werner c/o Susanne Gropp, Kurt Schwitters, 1992, illustrated in the catalogue no. 1; Hanover, Sprengel Museum Hannover; Dusseldorf, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen; Munich, Haus der Kunst, Aller Anfang ist Merz, Von Kurt Schwitters bis heute, 2000-01, no. 31, illustrated in the catalogue p. 37; Ithaca, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, A Private Eye: Dada, Surrealism and More from the Brandt Collection, 2006, illustrated in the catalogue p. 126

Sotheby’s Paris

Date:
2018-03-24
Lot Number :
336
Low Estimate :
$868[+585%]*
High Estimate :
$1,239[+380%]*
Hammer Price :
$5,949
Sold For :
$7,436*