Composition, 1933

Basel 2017
Oil on canvas
100.0 x 74.0 Size (cm)
39.4 x 29.1 Size (in)
Provenance : Joan Salvador, Pietrasanta (Italy), acquired directly from the Artist in 1935 Thence by descent to the previous owners Exhibited : Jerusalem, The Israël Museum, The Shadow of color, Otto Freundlich, Len Lye, Lygia Clark, Blinky Palermo, 20 Dec. 2017 - 22 Apr. 2017, cat., ill. f/p. col. p. 23 This work is registered in the archives of Mrs Edda Maillet, Supplement to the catalogue raisonné of the works of Otto Freundlich, n° P023 Certificate from Mrs Edda Maillet dated 9 October 2009 Certificate from Mr Christophe Duvivier, Director of the museums of Pontoise, Otto Freundlich Donation There are two other versions of this work: Mon ciel est rouge, 1933, held at the Musée national d’art moderne, Centre national d’art et de culture Georges Pompidou, Paris (inv. n° AM3233P) and included in Joachim Heusinger von Waldegg, Catalogue raisonné of the works of the Artist, Rheinisches Landesmuseum Bonn, Rheinland-Verlag, Cologne 1978, n° 168/27 De la Vie à la Vie, 1935