MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY ART AUCTION

6 DECEMBER 2022
Auction, 1171
24

KURT SCHWITTERS

Estimate
25.000 / 35.000
An export licence is available for this lot

KURT SCHWITTERS

(Hannover 1887 - Kendal 1948)

Bo kwiiee (leaf from an untitled sound poem)

1922 ca.

machine writing on paper

39.8x52 cm (4 leaves on colored paper, blue, orange, green, yellow 35x9.5 cm each)

inscribed on each paper "Schwitters experiment"

 

Provenance

R. Huelsenbeck

Bernard Kaspel (archivist of Museum of Modern Art, New York)

Arturo Schwarz, 1970

Private collection

 

Literature

Kurt Schwitters, collages, paintings, drawings, objects, ephemera, Ubu Gallery, New York, 2003