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    Sale 12195

    Living With Art

    14 - 15 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 75

    George Grosz (German, 1893-1959)

    Standing female nude

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    George Grosz (German, 1893-1959)
    Standing female nude
    signed 'Grosz' and inscribed '46 nude standing' (lower right)
    charcoal and pastel on paper
    23 x 15 5/8 in. (58.4 x 39.7 cm.)
    Executed in 1939.


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    Ralph Jentsch has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Provenance

    Studio of the artist, Douglaston, New York, 1939.
    Private Collection.
    with Associated American Artists, New York.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Collection of Broadway Composer-Lyricist Richard Adler