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Object Details
Medium: Mixed media on plywood 
Dimensions: 156.5 x 121.3 x 26.7 cm (61 5/8 x 47 3/4 x 10 1/2 in.) 
Geog. Data:  
Period: 20th century 
Culture German 
Merzbild mit Regenbogen (Merz Picture With Rainbow)
Artist: Kurt Schwitters, German, active in Norway and England, 1887?1948
Charles B. Benenson, B.A. 1933, Collection
This object is on view at the gallery.
William Rubin, Dada, Surrealism, and Their Heritage, exh. cat. (New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1968), ill.
"Acquisitions, July 1, 2006–June 30, 2007," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2007): 240.
Art for Yale: Collecting for a New Century, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2007), 255, 402, pl. 242.
Cathleen Chaffee, Eye on a Century: Modern and Contemporary Art from the Charles B. Benenson Collection at the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2012), 46–49, 175, no. 13.
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