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    Sale 7703

    Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper

    5 February 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 139

    Gustav Klimt (1862-1918)

    Sitzender Akt

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Gustav Klimt (1862-1918)
    Sitzender Akt
    pencil on simili Japan paper
    21 7/8 x 14 3/8 in. (55.7 x 36.5 cm.)
    Executed in 1911-1912


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Dorotheum, Vienna, 2 December 1970, lot 286.
    Anonymous sale, Dorotheum, Vienna, 18 September 1974, lot 351.
    Acquired by the present owner in Vienna in 2005.


    Literature

    A. Strobl, Gustav Klimt, Die Zeichnungen, vol. II, 1904-1912, Salzburg, 1982, no. 2047 (illustrated p. 257).