Kranenburgh, Culturele Buitenplaats in BergenHoflaan 26 1861 CR Bergen www.kranenburgh.nl
This museum has 1 object with a potentially problematic provenance.
Result of this investigation
Museum Kranenburgh has done provenance research in the museum collection in 2016 and 2017. Some objects have an incomplete provenance and have a gap in iets provenance during the years 1933 - 1945. In 1969 the municipality of Bergen acquired a porfolio of 132 drawings by Mommie Schwarz. It is unknown from whom they were bought and how that person acquired them.
Information from previous research (report Museum Acquisitions 1940-1948)
View reaction of Kranenburgh in the report Museale acquisitions 1940-1948 which was published in 1999 in response to the previous museum research.
About this museum and its collection
Work by artists of the Bergen School forms the core of the Kranenburgh collection. Other painters, sculptors and graphic artists who were not associated with Bergen and did not live there are also represented. Among those whose works are presented are Leo Gestel, Arnout Colnot, Dirk Filarski, Piet and Matthieu Wiegman, Else Berg and Mommie Schwarz.
- Artist/ Creator
- Mommie Schwarz
- black and red chalk on paper
- 27,2 x 20 cm
- Kranenburgh, Culturele Buitenplaats in Bergen
It is not known from whom the Municipality of Bergen acquired these 133 drawings in 1969. It is also not known how Schwarz lost possession of...