• Impressionist/Modern Works on  auction at Christies

    Sale 2312

    Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper Featuring Property from the Collection of Mrs Sidney F. Brody

    5 May 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 225

    Gustav Klimt (1862-1918)

    Sitzend nach links, den Oberkörper nach vorne, die Linke aufgestützt

    Price Realised  

    Gustav Klimt (1862-1918)
    Sitzend nach links, den Oberkörper nach vorne, die Linke aufgestützt
    pencil on buff paper
    17¾ x 12 1/8 in. (45.1 x 30.8 cm.)
    Drawn in 1904-1905


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    Provenance

    Felix Landau Gallery, Los Angeles.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1968.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the correct provenance for the present lot:
    Felix Landau Gallery, Los Angeles.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1968.


    Literature

    F. Novotny and J. Dobai, Gustav Klimt, Salzburg, 1967, p. 336.
    A. Strobl, Gustav Klimt, Die Zeichnungen 1904-1912, Salzburg, 1982, vol. II, p. 30, no. 1230 (illustrated, p. 31).


    Exhibited

    Vienna, Ch. M. Nebehay, Katalog VI, Gustav Klimt, eine Nachlese, 70 bedeutende Zeichnungen (Vorwort Ch. M. Nebehay), March-May 1963, no. 38 (illustrated).
    Los Angeles, Felix Landau Gallery, 1967, no. 17 (illustrated).