10 September 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 9,375
Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 8,000
George Grosz (1883-1959)
Burlesque Show, New York
signed and dedicated 'To Leon [sic] & Barbara Love from George Grosz Aug. 56 Htg' (lower right)
watercolor on paper
18 x 11¼ in. (45.7 x 28.6 cm.)
Painted in New York, 1932
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Ralph Jentsch has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
Léo and Barbara Sauvage, New York (acquired from the artist, 1956).
By descent from the above to the present owner.
Property formerly in the Collection of Léo and Barbara Sauvage
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