28 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,750
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
Max Liebermann (1847-1935)
Die Enkelin des Künstlers mit ihrer Kinderfrau
signed 'MLiebermann' (lower right)
pastel on paper
8 x 4 5/8in. (20.4 x 11.7cm.)
Executed in 1918
The pastel represents Liebermann's only grandchild, Maria Martha Riezler and her nanny, Ida Schnönherr, strolling through the garden of the artist's summer residence on Lake Wannsee, southwest of Berlin.
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This work will be included in the Max Liebermann catalogue raisonné of pastels, watercolours and gouaches currently being prepared by Dr Margreet Nouwen.
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