Lot 124
  • 124

Kurt Schwitters

Estimate
18,000 - 25,000 GBP
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Description

  • Kurt Schwitters
  • Ohne Titel (Merzzeichnung in Merzzeichnung)
    (UNTITLED (MERZ DRAWING IN MERZ DRAWING))
  • signed KS and dated 47 (lower left)
  • collage on a photographic base
  • 15 by 11.1cm., 6 by 4¼in.
22,5 x 12 cm, (5 7/8 x 4 3/8)

Provenance

Harry Pierce, Elterwater (a gift from the artist in 1947)
Harold Kaye, London (acquired in 1964)
Sale: Parke-Bernett Galleries, New York, 13th May 1964, lot 2
Private Collection

Exhibited

Cambridge, Arts Council Gallery; Swansea, Glynn Vivian Art Gallery; Sheffield, Graves Art Gallery; Leicester, Museum and Art Gallery; Coventry, Herbert Temporary Art Gallery & Glasgow, University Print Room, Kurt Schwitters 1887-1947, 1959, no. 120 (titled Falls Identisch)

Literature

Karin Orchard & Isabel Schulz, Kurt Schwitters, Catalogue Raisonné 1948-1948, Germany, 2006, vol. III, no. 3500, illustrated p. 611 
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