11 February 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 8,750
Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000
George Grosz (1883-1959)
Strassenszene, Berlin (recto); Landstreicher (verso)
signed 'Grosz' (lower right); with Nachlass stamp (on the reverse)
brush and India ink on paper
25½ x 20½ in. (64.8 x 52 cm.)
Drawn circa 1921
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Ralph Jentsch has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
Estate of the artist.
Acquired by the family of the present owner, circa 1975.
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