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Provenance

Acquired by the Museum Folkwang, Essen, from which it was removed by the Nazi government as "degenerate art" in 1938. [1] (Robert Norbert Ketterer, Lugano, Switzerland). (Sale no. 147, Kornfeld & Klipstein, Bern, June 1973, no. 221). Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Saltzman, Sands Point, New York; gift (partial and promised) 2001 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1937
Entartete Kunst, Munich, 1937, no. 16083
1991
"Degenerate Art" The Fate of the Avant-Garde in Nazi Germany, Los Angeles Country Museum of Art, Art Institute of Chicago, 1991 (Los Angeles only)
2001
German Expressionist Paintings from the Saltzman Family Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 2001-2002, brochure, cover illustration.