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    Sale 1902

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    7 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 203

    George Grosz (1893-1959)

    Berliner Strassenszene

    Price Realised  

    George Grosz (1893-1959)
    Berliner Strassenszene
    signed 'Grosz' (lower left)
    watercolor on paper
    Image size: 21 x 14 in. (53.3 x 35.6 cm.)
    Sheet size: 23 x 15¾ in. (58.4 x 40 cm.)
    Painted circa 1925


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    Ralph Jentsch has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Provenance

    Richard Feigen Gallery, Chicago (acquired from the artist circa 1955).
    Joe Greenebaum, Chicago (acquired from the above).
    Acquired from the above by the present owners, early 1960s.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the ammended provenance for this lot:
    Richard Feigen Gallery, Chicago (acquired from the artist circa 1955).
    Joe Greenebaum, Chicago (acquired from the above).
    Acquired from the above by the present owners, early 1960s.

    Please note the additional literature references for this lot:
    U. Becher, George Grosz. Deutschland über Alles, Rome, 1963 (illustrated in color; incorrectly dated 1919).


    Literature

    U. Becher, George Grosz. Deutschland über Alles, Rome, 1963 (illustrated in color; incorrectly dated 1919).