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Circus Girl Framed Collage by Walt Kuhn 1930s

$12,500.00 $9,500.00

Walt Kuhn
1877-1949
Circus Girl, circa 1930
Signed Collage by Walt Kuhn on the mat at (ll)
Hand-painted collage with colored paper, watercolor, gouache and pencil on paper laid to board
Oval, 10 x 5 3/4 inches
Framed size 13″ x 17½” inches

Availability: Only 1 left in stock

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Walter Francis Kuhn was an American painter and an organizer of the famous Armory Show of 1913, which was America’s first large-scale introduction to European Modernism.

Provenance:
Book Collector Ogonquit, Maine

The collage was reportedly created for the Dormitory Club Lounge car, of the 1937 Streamliner, ‘City of Los Angeles’. Kuhn also designed the locomotive’s interior.