Theo van Doesburg-Rhythmus eines russischen Tanzes



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Rhythm of a Russian Dance.


June 1918(1918-06)


oil on canvas


Height: 135.9 cm (53.5 in). Width: 61.6 cm (24.3 in).

not on view

Accession number


Object history

1931(1931): inherited by Nelly van Doesburg (1899-1975), Meudon, from Theo van Doesburg (1883-1931), Meudon
1946(1946): purchased by the Museum of Modern Art, New York City, from Nelly van Doesburg, Meudon through Peggy Guggenheim

Credit line

Purchased by the Museum of Modern Art through the Lillie P. Bliss Bequest


signature and date verso: 19 TVD 18 Théo van Doesburg. / Holland


H.L.C. Jaffé (1983) Theo van Doesburg, [Amsterdam]: Meulenhoff/Landshoff, ISBN 90-290-8272-0, ill. 33, p. 47, as Ritme van een Russische dans, 1918, with image in black and white.
Els Hoek (ed.; 2000) Theo van Doesburg. Oeuvrecatalogus, Bussum: Uitgeverij Thot, ISBN 90-6868-255-5, cat. 593, p. 234-235, as Ritme van een Russische dans, June 1918(1918-06), 136 × 62 cm (53.5 × 24.4 in), with color image.
Gladys Fabre and Doris Wintgens Hötte (ed.; 2009) Van Doesburg & the international avant-garde. Constructing a new world, [London]: Tate Publishing, ISBN 978-1-85437-872-9, p. 248, as Rhythm of a Russian Dance, 1918, 135.9 × 61.6 cm (53.5 × 24.3 in), with color image.


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