Kurt Schwitters (1887-1948) 21 7 x 5 1/2 in (17.7 x 14 cm) (Executed in 1947)

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Lot 31
Kurt Schwitters
(1887-1948)
21 7 x 5 1/2 in (17.7 x 14 cm)

Sold for US$ 93,750 inc. premium

Impressionist & Modern Art

15 May 2018, 17:00 EDT

New York

PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF GLORIA STERN
Kurt Schwitters (1887-1948)
21
signed, dated and titled 'Kurt Schwitters 1947 21' (lower right)
collage on paper
7 x 5 1/2 in (17.7 x 14 cm)
Executed in 1947

Footnotes

  • Provenance
    Katherine S. Dreier, New York (acquired from the artist in 1947).
    Pinacotheca Gallery, New York (acquired in 1947).
    Gloria Stern, New York & Houston (acquired circa 1947-48).

    Exhibited
    Houston, Museum of Fine Arts, on extended loan, 1997.

    Literature
    K. Orchard & I. Schulz, Kurt Schwitters, Catalogue raisonné, 1937 - 1948, vol. III, Hannover, 2006, no. 3469, p. 601.
Contacts
Kurt Schwitters (1887-1948) 21 7 x 5 1/2 in (17.7 x 14 cm) (Executed in 1947)
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