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    Sale 2023

    Impressionist and Modern Art

    10 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 12

    Gustav Klimt (1862-1918)

    Studie einer nackten Frau

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Gustav Klimt (1862-1918)
    Studie einer nackten Frau
    pencil on buff paper
    21¾ x 14½ in. (55.2 x 36.8 cm.)
    Drawn circa 1908-1909


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    Dr. Marian Bisanz-Prakken will include this drawing in her forthcoming supplement volume of the drawings of Gustav Klimt.


    The current work is likely connected to an early group of studies for the first state of Tod und Leben, dated 1911.

    Provenance

    Estate of the artist.
    Gustav Ucicky, Vienna (by descent from the above).
    By descent from the above to the present owner.