4 November 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 302,500
Estimate USD 100,000 - USD 150,000
Kurt Schwitters (1887-1948)
signed and dated 'Kurt Schwitters 1928' (on the artist's mount)
mixed media collage on paper laid down by the artist on board
Image size: 7 x 5½ in. (17.8 x 14 cm.)
Mount size: 9¼ x 7 in. (23.5 x 17.8 cm.)
Executed in 1928
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Dr. Isabel Schulz has confirmed the authenticity of this collage and will include it in the forthcoming supplement to volume 2 of the Kurt Schwitters catalogue raisonné under the number 1555a.
Robert Elkon Gallery, New York.
Acquired from the above by the late owner, January 1964.
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF MARJORIE C. BARNETT, M.D.
New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Kurt Schwitters, 1962-1963.
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