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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, WISCONSIN

Kurt Schwitters
OHNE TITEL (KATHEDRALE) (UNTITLED (CATHEDRAL)) 
Estimate
40,00060,000
LOT SOLD. 37,500 USD
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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, WISCONSIN

Kurt Schwitters
OHNE TITEL (KATHEDRALE) (UNTITLED (CATHEDRAL)) 
Estimate
40,00060,000
LOT SOLD. 37,500 USD
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Kurt Schwitters
1887 - 1948
OHNE TITEL (KATHEDRALE) (UNTITLED (CATHEDRAL)) 
Inscribed Kurt Schwitters, numbered 7/7 and stamped with the foundry mark H. Noack Berlin 
Painted bronze
Height: 15 3/4 in.
40 cm
Conceived in 1941-42 in painted wood; this example cast by Ernst Schwitters, the artist's son, between 1981 and 1983 in an edition of 7 plus 1 artist's proof.
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Provenance

Marlborough Gallery, New York
Acquired from the above in 1985

Exhibited

Madrid, Fundación Juan March, Kurt Schwitters, 1982, no. 135
Seibu Takanawa, Museum of Modern Art & Tokyo, Seibu Museum of Art, Kurt Schwitters, 1983, no. 146, illustrated in the catalogue
New York, Marlborough Gallery, Kurt Schwitters 1887-1948, no. 64, illustrated in color in the catalogue

Literature

Westkunst, Zeitgenössische Kunst seit 1939 (exhibtion catalogue), Museen der Stadt, Cologne, 1981, no. 98, illustration of another cast p. 350
John Elderfield, Kurt Schwitters, New York & London, 1985, illustration of the wood version p. 301
Kurt Schwitters (exhibition catalogue), Musée national de l'art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, 1994, no. 381, illustration in color of the wood version p. 315
Kurt Schwitters. Catalogue of the Works and Documents in the Sprengel Museum Hanover (exhibition catalogue), Sprengel Museum, Hanover, 1998, no. 85, illustration in color of the wood version p. 201
Karin Orchard & Isabel Schulz, Kurt Schwitters, Catalogue Raisonné 1937-1948, vol. III, Ostfildern-Ruit, 2000, no. 2875, illustration of the wood version p. 330

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