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    Sale 2023

    Impressionist and Modern Art

    10 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 71

    Kathe Kollwitz (1867-1945)

    Portrait Dr. Heinrich Braun

    Price Realised  

    Kathe Kollwitz (1867-1945)
    Portrait Dr. Heinrich Braun
    signed and inscribed 'Kathe Kollwitz Heinrich Braun' (lower right)
    charcoal on paper
    21 3/8 x 16 5/8 in. (54.3 x 42.3 cm.)
    Drawn in 1919


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    Provenance

    Eva Lee Gallery, New York.
    Terry Dintenfass Gallery, New York.
    Acquired from the above by the family of the present owner, circa 1960.


    Literature

    O. Nagel, The Drawings of Käthe Kollwitz, Berlin, 1972, p. 356, no. 309 (illustrated, p. 357; with incorrect dimensions).