Artist Max Beckmann, German, 1884-1950
Title
  • Still Life with Fallen Candles
Date 1929
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 22 × 24 3/4 inches (55.9 × 62.9 cm)
Framed: 28 7/8 × 31 1/8 × 3 inches (73.3 × 79.1 × 7.6 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 29.322
Department European Modern Art to 1950
On View Modern N230.2, Level 2 (see map)
Signed Signed and dated, upper left: Beckmann | F 29
1929-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
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