27 September 2016,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 8,750
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
Franz von Stuck (Tettenweis 1863-1928 Munich)
A satirical cartoon with the artist's self-portrait
signed and dated 'F. Stuck. 88' (lower right)
pen, brush, and black ink on cardboard
14 ½ x 11 ¼ in. (36.8 x 28.5 cm.)
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The present work is possibly a study for an illustration made by the artist for the magazine 'Simplicissimus', a satirical German weekly publication.
This lot is offered without reserve.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 5 December 1980, lot 471.
Acquired at the above sale by Brian Sewell.
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