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Modern and Contemporary Art
Artist: Heinrich Campendonk, German, 1889–1957

The Cloistered Life (Formerly) Russian Fairytale and Country Scene

1921

Oil on canvas

123.1 × 95.6 cm (48 7/16 × 37 5/8 in.)
Gift of Collection Société Anonyme
1941.384
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
German
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Bibliography: 

Collection of the Société Anonyme: Museum of Modern Art 1920 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1950), 81.

Robert L. Herbert, Eleanor S. Apter, and Elise K. Kenney, The Société Anonyme and the Dreier Bequest at Yale University: A Catalogue Raisonné (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1984), 131, no. 123, ill.

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