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Details & Cataloguing

French Cancan by Natalie Seroussi

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Kurt Schwitters
1887 - 1948
OHNE TITEL (MERZRELIEF BLAU, BEIGE)
signed and dated 42
relief, oil, wood, plaster and tinplate on wood panel
24,9 x 18,4 cm; 9 3/4 x 7 1/4 in.
Executed in 1942.
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Provenance

Walter Dux, London (on deposit from 1945 to 1958)
Ernst Schwitters, Lysaker (1948-1960, by descent from the artist)
Lord's Gallery, London (on deposit from 1958 to 1960)
René de Montaigu, Paris (acquired from the above in 1960 and then by descend)
Natalie Seroussi, Paris (acquired from the above in 1991)

Exhibited

Hanover, Kestner Gesellschaft, Kurt Schwitters, 1956, no. 67
Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum, Kurt Schwitters, 1956, no. 60
London, Lord's Gallery, Kurt Schwitters, 1958, no. 45a, illustrated H
Cambridge, Cambridge Arts Council Gallery; Swansea, Glyn Vivian Art Gallery; Sheffield, Graves Art Gallery; Leicester, Leicester Museum and Art Gallery; Coventry, Herbert Temporary Art Gallery & Glasgow, Glasgow University Print Room (travelling exhibition), Kurt Schwitters 1887-1948, 1959-60, no. 68
Saint-Etienne, Musée d'Art et d'Industrie, Cinquante ans de "collages", papiers collés, assemblages, collages, du cubisme à nos jours, 1964, no. 58
Paris, Musée National d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou & Grenoble, Musée de Grenoble, Kurt Schwitters, 1995, no. S 381, illustrated p. 318
Valencia, IVAM Centre Julio Gonzalez, Kurt Schwitters, 1995, illustrated p. 371
Dunkerque, LAAC, Poétique d'objets, 2013, illustrated p. 27
Paris, Galerie Chantal Crousel, ReCycle, 2018

Literature

Stefan Themerson, Kurt Schwitters in England, London, 1958, illustrated no. 39
Karin Orchard & Isabel Schulz, Kurt Schwitters. Catalogue raisonné. Volume 3. 1937-1948, Ostfildern, 2006, no. 2903, illustrated p. 372

French Cancan by Natalie Seroussi

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Paris