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Volcanic Isles of Escape
Knud Merrild (1894 - 1954)
Volcanic Isles of Escape, 1944
Oil on masonite
18 1/4 x 14 3/8 inches (image)
Signed and dated at lower left: Knud Merrild 1944.
SOLD
PROVENANCE
Alexander M. Bing, by 1948 (acquired from the artist)
Acquired from the above as a gift, 1951
EXHIBITED
Los Angeles, American Contemporary Gallery, Initial Exhibition of Kinetic Painting-Flux Technique, 1944

Beverly Hills, Modern Institute of Art, Knud Merrild: Twenty Five Year Retrospective, 1948

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1949 California Centennial Exhibition of Art, Artists of California, 1949

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Knud Merrild, 18941955: A Retrospective Exhibition, 1965, no. 65

LITERATURE
Art Institute of Chicago, Paintings in the Art Institute: A Catalogue of the Picture Collection, 1961, p. 310