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    Sale 2166

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    7 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 125

    Kathe Kollwitz (1867-1945)

    Frau mit totem Kind

    Price Realised  

    Kathe Kollwitz (1867-1945)
    Frau mit totem Kind
    signed 'Kathe Kollwitz' (lower right)
    charcoal and red pencil on paper
    18 7/8 x 24 5/8 in. (47.9 x 62.5 cm.)
    Drawn in 1903


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    Provenance

    Walter Sauerwein, Munich.
    Ingeborg Tremmel, Munich (possibly acquired from the above); Estate sale, Ketterer Kunst, Munich, 6 May 2003, lot 513.
    Garton & Co., London.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2003.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property From a Private West Coast Collection


    Literature

    O. Nagel, The Drawings of Käthe Kollwitz, New York, 1972, p. 230, no. 243 (illustrated, p. 231).


    Exhibited

    Munich, Staatliche Graphische Sammlung, Käthe Kollwitz, Zeichnungen und Graphik, November 1952-January 1953, p. 8, no. 13 (illustrated, pl. 4).