Untitled (Vase of Flowers) by Kurt Schwitters

This impastoed still life shows a vase of flowers on a tabletop.

Details

Medium:
Oil on cardboard
Dimensions:
31.5 x 25 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,500 ( Total: £4,500)
Acquired in:
2014
Vendor:
Mr & Mrs David Burns

The reverse of the painting features a collage of newspaper clippings on topics ranging from nationalisation to hula dancing.

Provenance

Mr and Mrs Jenkinson; gifted to Harry Bickerstaff, thence by descent.

Venue details

Armitt Museum and Library Rydal Road, AMBLESIDE Cumbria LA22 9BL 01539 431212 www.armitt.com

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £3.50)

Mon - Sat, 10am - 5pm (last admission 4.30pm)

Closed over Christmas holidays

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