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    Sale 12146

    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper Sale

    17 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1058

    George Grosz (1893-1959)

    The First Christians

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    George Grosz (1893-1959)
    The First Christians
    titled 'The First Christians' (upper right); with Nachlass stamp (on the reverse)
    watercolor and pen and India ink on paper
    19 5/8 x 24 ½ in. (50 x 62.3 cm.)
    Executed in 1934


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    Ralph Jentsch has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Provenance

    Estate of the artist.
    Serge Sabarsky Gallery, New York.
    Anon. sale, Christie's, New York, 19 May 1981, lot 155.
    Robert Atkins, New York.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1985.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A FAMILY COLLECTION