Bar, Brown

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Bar, Brown

Alternate Title: Bar, Braun
1944
Paintings
Oil on canvas
Canvas: 35 1/4 × 16 3/4 in. (89.54 × 42.55 cm) Frame: 37 × 18 3/8 × 2 in. (93.98 × 46.67 × 5.08 cm)
Gift of Robert and Mary M. Looker (M.2013.128)
Currently on public view:
Ahmanson Building, floor 2 MAP IT
Ahmanson Building, floor 2

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Curator Notes

Exhibition History:
Frankfurt-am-Main, Städelsches Kunstinstitut, Unknown Exhibition Title, 1947.

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Exhibition History:
Frankfurt-am-Main, Städelsches Kunstinstitut, Unknown Exhibition Title, 1947.

Düsseldorf, Kunsthalle Düsseldorf and Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Max Beckmann, 1950.

Milwaukee, Milwaukee Art Museum, The Marvin and Janet Fishman Collection: Art in Germany 1909-1936, From Expressionism to Resistance, 1990 - February 1 1991. Exhibition tour: Berlinische Galerie, Museum für Moderne Kunst, Photographic und Architektur im Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin (March 1 - April 29 1991); Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt am Main (June 7 - August 18 1991); Kunsthalle, Emden (August 29 - October 29 1991); The Jewish Museum, New York (November 21 1991 - January 25 1992); High Museum, Atlanta (June 6 - August 30 1992).

Amsterdam, Van Gogh Museum, Max Beckmann in Amsterdam, 1937-1947, April 6 - August 19, 2007.
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Provenance

Studio of the artist
Dr. Hildebrand Gurlitt, Dresden and Düsseldorf (1944)
Frau Helene Gurlitt, Düsseldorf and Munich (1956)
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Studio of the artist
Dr. Hildebrand Gurlitt, Dresden and Düsseldorf (1944)
Frau Helene Gurlitt, Düsseldorf and Munich (1956)
R.N. Ketterer Auction, Stuttgart, 20 May 1960, cat. no 35, Part 1, lot 57, illustrated, unsold
Frau Helene Gurlitt Estate, Munich (1968)
Galerie Roman Norbert Ketterer, Campione d'Italia (Canton Tessine) (1971)
Sotheby's Munich, 28 October 1987, lot 49c
Marvin and Janet Fishman, Milwaukee acquired above
Sotheby's London, 18 October 2000, lot 10
Acquired by Robert and Mary M. Looker from above
Los Angeles County Museum of Art gift from Robert and Mary M. Looker (2013)
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Bibliography

  • Göpel, Erhard, and Barbara Göpel. 1976. Katalog und Dokumentation. Vol. 1 of Max Beckmann: Katalog der Gemälde. Bern: Kornfeld & Cie

  • Göpel, Erhard, and Barbara Göpel. 1976. Katalog und Dokumentation. Vol. 1 of Max Beckmann: Katalog der Gemälde. Bern: Kornfeld & Cie

  • Göpel, Erhard, and Barbara Göpel. 1976. Tafeln und Bibliographie. Vol. 2 of Max Beckmann: Katalog der Gemälde. Bern: Kornfeld & Cie.

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