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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION

Kurt Schwitters
IBERSCHRIFT DAS BLOSCHEWISMUSS
Estimate
40,00060,000
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311

PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION

Kurt Schwitters
IBERSCHRIFT DAS BLOSCHEWISMUSS
Estimate
40,00060,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Kurt Schwitters
1887 - 1948
IBERSCHRIFT DAS BLOSCHEWISMUSS
signed with the artist's initials KS and dated 22 (lower right); dated 2.6.22 and dedicated für Willy Hänschke (lower left); titled (upper left)
pencil and collage on paper
29 by 22cm.,11 3/8 by 8 5/8 in.
Executed in 1922.
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Provenance

Willy Hänschke, Berlin (a gift from the artist in 1922)
Galerie Gmurzynska, Cologne (acquired by 1978)
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1980

Exhibited

Cologne, Galerie Gmurzynska, Kurt Schwitters, 1978, no. 16, illustrated in the catalogue
Duigsburg, Wilhelm-Lehmbruch-Museum; Hannover, Kunstverein Hannover & Wilhelmshaven, Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaven, Verboten - Verfolgt. Kunstdiktatur im 3. Reich, 1983, no. 159, illustrated in the catalogue (titled Anna Blume/Das Bolschewismus)
Hanover, Sprengel Museum Hannover, Kurt Schwitters, 1986-87, no. 52, illustrated in the catalogue

Literature

Die Abstrakten Hannover - Internationale Avantgarde 1927-1935 (exhibition catalogue), Sprengel Museum Hannover & Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen (Rhein), Hannover, 1987, illustrated p. 110
Karin Orchard & Isabel Schulz, Kurt Schwitters, Catalogue Raisonné 1905-1922, Ostfildern-Ruit, 2000, vol. I, no. 1080, illustrated p. 518

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