• Impressionist/Modern Works on  auction at Christies

    Sale 7832

    Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper

    3 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 286

    George Grosz (1883-1959)

    Strassenszene, Berlin

    Price Realised  


    George Grosz (1883-1959)
    Strassenszene, Berlin
    stamped with the signature (lower centre); with the George Grosz Nachlass stamp numbered '5-194-4' (on the reverse lower right)
    pencil on paper
    23¼ x 18¼ in. (59.1 x 46.3 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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    The artist's estate (no. 5-194-4).
    Galerie Schweinsteiger, Munich.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in the late 1980s.


    Gavirate, Varese, Chiostro di Voltorre, Le carte di Grosz, May - September 1995 (illustrated p. 86).