Angelika Hoerle (German 1899-1923) Man with Eye Removed pencil on paper, 31.5 x 27.0 cm Fick-Eggert Collection, Gift of Angelika and David Littlefield in memory of Angies great-uncle Willy Fick and her parents Frank and Suse Eggert, 2002 Copyright Art Gallery of Ontario
Cologne Dada: Selections from the Fick-Eggert Collection
The Fick-Eggert collection forms a unique record, of remarkable depth and richness, of a significant moment in the history of the Dada period. The prints and drawings date primarily from 1919 to 1923, the period when Max Ernst, Franz Seiwert, Angelika Hoerle (née Fick), Heinrich Hoerle and Willy Fick, worked together in the Hoerle’s home in Cologne. The collection was recently rediscovered and its significance reconstructed.
The Fick-Eggert Collection includes over 200 works and is on long-term loan to the Art Gallery of Ontario.