In 1976, Mammen died at eighty-five in Berlin after having lived and
worked for almost fifty-six years on the Kurfürstendamm amid the bustle of the city streets and the nightlife glamour of the cafés and cabarets.
On this street she found herself in the center of the National Socialist
Jeanne Mammen, Karneval (Carnival), 1931, watercolor and pencil, Des Moines Art
Center Permanent Collections; Gift of Dr. Joseph H. Seipp © 2018 Artists Rights
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