• Impressionist/Modern Works on  auction at Christies

    Sale 7832

    Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper

    3 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 287

    George Grosz (1883-1959)

    Ostseestrand Prerow

    Price Realised  

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    George Grosz (1883-1959)
    Ostseestrand Prerow
    signed 'GROSZ' (lower right); with the George Grosz Nachlass stamp numbered '5-197-8' (on the reverse)
    pencil on paper
    18 1/8 x 23¾ in. (46.3 x 60 cm.)
    Executed in 1931


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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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    Provenance

    The artist's estate (no. 5-197-8).
    Galerie Schweinsteiger, Munich.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in the late 1980s.


    Exhibited

    Gavirate, Varese, Chiostro di Voltorre, Le carte di Grosz, May - September 1995, p. 93 (illustrated).