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    Sale 7736

    Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper

    24 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 123

    Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (1880-1938)

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    Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (1880-1938)
    Mädchenakt am Ofen
    signed 'E L Kirchner 12' (lower right); with the Nachlass stamp numbered 'A Be/Bg 1' (on the reverse)
    watercolour and black chalk on paper
    14 7/8 x 17¾ in. (37.8 x 45.2 cm.)
    Executed in 1914


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    This work is listed in the Ernst Ludwig Kirchner Archives, Wichtrach/Bern, where it has been dated to 1914.

    Special Notice

    VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 15% on the buyer's premium


    Provenance

    The artist's estate.
    Walter Bareiss, Greenwich, CT, by 1965.
    Anonymous sale, Villa Grisebach, Berlin, 29 November 1996, lot 24.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that according to the Ernst Ludwig Kirchner Archives, Wichtrach/Bern, the date of execution for this work is circa 1914 and not as stated in the catalogue.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR


    Exhibited

    Munich, Neue Staatsgalerie, Haus der Kunst, Sammlung Walter Bareiss, 1965.
    New York, Neue Galerie, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner: Berlin Street Scene, July - September 2007.