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For the Modern

A work made of collage composed of cut, torn, and painted paper elements, on wood-pulp board, laid down on tan wove paper.
© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn

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  • A work made of collage composed of cut, torn, and painted paper elements, on wood-pulp board, laid down on tan wove paper.

Date:

1947

Artist:

Kurt Schwitters
German, 1887-1948

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 397

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Kurt Schwitters

Title

For the Modern

Origin

Germany

Date

1947

Medium

Collage composed of cut, torn, and painted paper elements, on wood-pulp board, laid down on tan wove paper

Inscriptions

Signed, dated, and titled, lower left: "Kurt Schwitters 1947 / for the modern"

Dimensions

226 × 181 mm

Credit Line

Lindy and Edwin Bergman Collection

Reference Number

2018.350

Copyright

© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn

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