• Impressionist/Modern Works on  auction at Christies

    Sale 7832

    Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper

    3 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 283

    George Grosz (1883-1959)

    Freundinnen

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    George Grosz (1883-1959)
    Freundinnen
    stamped with the signature (lower right); with the George Grosz Nachlass stamp numbered 'Uc 333/26' (on the reverse)
    watercolour and pen and ink on paper
    26¼ x 19 in. (66.8 x 48.3 cm.)
    Executed in 1929


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    This drawing is sold with a photo-certificate from Ralph Jentsch who will include it in his forthcoming catalogue raisonné of works on paper by George Grosz.

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    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium, which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.


    Provenance

    The artist's estate (no. Uc 333/26).
    Anonymous sale, Ketterer, Munich, 6-7 December 1982, lot 546.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Exhibited

    Gavirate, Varese, Chiostro di Voltorre, Le carte di Grosz, May - September 1995 (illustrated p. 39).