14 February 2008
Lyonel Feininger (1871-1958)
signed and dated 'Feininger 1955' (lower left) and inscribed 'MERRY XMAS!' (upper right)
gouache, watercolor, gold paint and pen and black ink on paper
4 x 5¾ in. (10.2 x 14.6 cm.)
Executed in 1955
Private collection, Louisiana (gift from the artist).
Private collection, Louisiana (acquired from the above).
Acquired from the above by the present owner, circa 2002.
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