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Werner Drewes (American, 1899-1985)
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Werner Drewes (American, 1899-1985)

Contradiction

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Werner Drewes (American, 1899-1985)
Contradiction
signed and dated 'Drewes 41' (lower right); signed twice 'DREWES' (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
22 x 32 in. (56 x 81.4 cm.)
Painted in 1941
Provenance
Nierendorf Gallery, New York.
Anonymous sale, Galerie Wolfgang Ketterer, Munich, 2 June 1986, lot 284.
Obelisk Internationaler Kunsthandel, Heidelberg.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
Exhibited
Heidelberg, Obelisk Internationaler Kunsthandel, Kunst des 20. Jahrhunderts, 1991 (illustrated pp. 24-25).
Altenburg, Lindenau-Museum, Internationale Sprachen der Kunst: Gemälde, Zeichnungen und Skulpturen der Klassischen Moderne aus der Sammlung Hoh, August - October 1998, no. 17 (illustrated p. 57); this exhibition later travelled to Osnabrück, Kulturgeschichtliches Museum Felix-Nussbaum-Haus, Dortmund, Museum am Ostwall and Nuremberg, Germanisches Nationalmuseum.
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