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Hannah Höch

Gotha 1889 – 1978 Berlin

”Modeschau”. 1925/35

Collage on coloured primed paper, laid down by the artist on heavy paper and mounted on mount cardboard. 27,7 × 22,8 cm (38 × 34,8 cm). (10 ⅞ × 9 in. (15 × 13 ¾ in.)) Monogrammed lower left: H.H. On the mount cardboard below the image in pencil signed, inscribed, dated and titled: Höch Zeit unbestimmt. 25-1935 Modeschau. On the cardboard backing labels of the exhibitions New York 1997, London 1998 and Dusseldorf 2011/12 (see below).  [3159] Framed 

ProvenanceEberhard Roters, Berlin / Private Collection, Berlin

EUR 100.000 – 150.000
USD 116,000 – 174,000

Sold for:
300,000 EUR (incl. premium)


Auction 336Thursday, 2 December 2021
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There is a loan request from the Berlinische Galerie for the exhibition „Modebilder – Kunstkleider" from 18.2.-30.5.2022.

ExhibitionHannah Höch. Fotomontagen und Gemälde. Bielefeld, Kunsthalle, 1973, cat. no. 17 / Hannah Höch. Das künstlerische Schaffen einer Malerin des Dada. Kyoto, Goethe-Institut and Nationalmuseum für Moderne Kunst, 1974, cat. no. 17 / Hannah Höch. Collagen, Gemälde, Aquarelle, Gouachen, Zeichnungen. Paris, A.R.C.2 Musée d’Art Moderne de la ville de Paris, and Berlin, Nationalgalerie, Staatliche Museen Preußischer Kulturbesitz, 1976, cat. no. 84, ill. p. 76 / Hannah Höch (Berlin Zachodni). Malarstwo, akwarele, gwasze, rysunki, collages. Łodz, 1976, cat. no. 43 / The Photomontages of Hannah Höch. Minneapolis, Walker Art Center; New York, The Museum of Modern Art; Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1996/97, cat. no. 56, ill. / Addressing the century – 100 years of art & fashion. London, Hayward Gallery, 1998, cat. no. 115, ill. / Hannah Höch. Madrid, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, 2004, no cat. no, ill. p. 157 / Hannah Höch – aller Anfang ist Dada!. Berlin, Berlinische Galerie and Basel, Museum Tinguely, 2007/08, without no., ill. S. 53 / Die andere Seite des Mondes. Künstlerinnen der Avantgarde. Dusseldorf, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, and Humlebæk, Louisiana Museum of Art, 2011/12, without no., ill. p. 123 / Hannah Höch. London, Whitechapel Gallery, 2014, cat. no. 133, w. ill.

Essay about this artwork by Lara Viktoria Rath.

Diandra Donecker on Hannah Höch’s new reality between dreams and real life

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