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    Sale 1902

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    7 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 202

    George Grosz (1893-1959)

    Otto Schmalhausen

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    George Grosz (1893-1959)
    Otto Schmalhausen
    signed 'Grosz' (lower right); with Nachlass stamp (on the reverse)
    pen and India ink on paper
    23 5/8 x 18 1/8 in. (60 x 46 cm.)
    Drawn circa 1924


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    Provenance

    Estate of the artist.
    Anon. sale, Karl & Faber, Munich, 1 June 1973, lot 598.
    Gallery Garton, London. Private collection. Anon. sale, Villa Grisebach, Berlin, 7 June 2002, lot 1686.
    Private collection, London.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, circa 1985.


    Saleroom Notice

    Ralph Jentsch has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Please note that this drawing is not signed lower right as stated in the catalogue entry and is dated circa 1924.

    Please note the ammended provenance for this lot:
    Estate of the artist.
    Anon. sale, Karl & Faber, Munich, 1 June 1973, lot 598.
    Gallery Garton, London.
    Private collection.
    Anon. sale, Villa Grisebach, Berlin, 7 June 2002, lot 1686.
    Private collection, London.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2002.