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Schwitters, Kurt, 1887-1948



  • Existence: June 20, 1887-January 8, 1948

German artist.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Katherine S. Dreier papers / Société Anonyme archive

Call Number: YCAL MSS 101
Overview: The Katherine S. Dreier portion of the collection contains correspondence between Dreier and artists and friends (including Constantin Alajalov, David Burli︠u︡k, Marcel Duchamp, Wassily Kandinsky, Man Ray, and Ted Shawn); and art-related organizations (including the Arts Club of Chicago, the Brooklyn Museum, the George Walter Vincent Smith Art Museum, and the Museum of Modern Art).There is some correspondence regarding art purchases and the packaging and shipping of art, such as that with...
Dates: 1818-1952, bulk 1920-1951

"Mitteilung an die Anbonnenten", [ca. 1926 Jan]

 Part of Collection — Box: 24, Folder: GROUP 452, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Notice requesting renewal of subscriptions to Merz, typescript, carbon, with autograph annotations attributed to Schwitters.

In German.

Removed from Merz 18/19. Grosstadtbauten ... by Ludwig Hilberseimer (Hannover: Merzverlag, 1926).
Dates: [ca. 1926 Jan]