MASSON, André

Description

Portrait of Curt Valentin
1946
lithograph 18/30
21 1/2 x 17 1/2 in.
Curt Valentin immigrated to the United States in 1937 from Hamburg, Germany and settled in New York City. He opened a gallery notable for mounting influential exhibitions of work by modern artists including Andre Masson who made this portrait. He also showed the work of Paul Klee, Ludwig Kirchner, Max Beckmann and Jean Arp, who contributed to Aux Nourritures Terrestres, on view in this gallery.

Creator

Masson, André
French, 1896 - 1987

Source

Ruth S. Schaffner Collection

Identifier

1986.585

Citation

Masson, André and French, 1896 - 1987, “MASSON, André,” UCSB ADA Museum Omeka, accessed September 26, 2022, http://art-collections.museum.ucsb.edu/items/show/4952.