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Appel was a founding member of CoBrA, a short-lived post-War association of painters, writers, and poets, whose name is an acronym for Copenhagen, Brussels, and Amsterdam, the capital cities of the founders' countries. Emphasizing spontaneity and directness, some members, such as Appel, based...

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Provenance

1997, gift of the estate of Eva Louise Merrill to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 25, 1997)

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Eva Louise Merrill

Copyright

© Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / Beeldrecht, Amsterdam

1952

Dimensions

80.33 x 100.01 cm (31 5/8 x 39 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1997.134

Medium or Technique

Oil on burlap

Collections

Europe

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