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date: 03 June 2020

Schwitters, Kurtlocked

(1887–1948)
  • John Milner

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Schwitters, Kurt (1887–1948), artist and poet, was born on 20 June 1887 in Veilchenstrasse, Hanover, Germany, the son of Eduard Schwitters (d. 1931) and his wife, Henriette (d. 1945); his parents had a women's outfitting shop in Theaterplatz, Hanover.

Although Kurt Schwitters...

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