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Alte Freunde (sheet 1)


June 26, 2011, sold by the artist, Düsseldorf, Germany to Carolina Nitsch, New York; November 2011, sold by Carolina Nitsch Contemporary Art, New York to the Alex Katz Foundation, New York; 2012, gift of the Alex Katz Foundation to the MFA. (Accession date: February 27, 2012)

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Gift of the Alex Katz Foundation



Sheet: 78.1 x 52.1 cm (30 3/4 x 20 1/2 in.) Portfolio: 83.3 x 57 cm (32 13/16 x 22 7/16 in.)

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One of four etchings with open bite and carborundum


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