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    Sale 5900

    Christie's Interiors

    27 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 235

    Graham Sutherland, O.M. (1903-1980)

    Portrait of Dr K Adenauer

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Graham Sutherland, O.M. (1903-1980)
    Portrait of Dr K Adenauer
    with artist's stamp (lower left, under the mount)
    pencil
    8 x 6 in. (20.3 x 15.2 cm.)


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    Konrad Adenauer became the first Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany in 1949. He played a huge role in the rebuilding of Germany after the Second World War.

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    Provenance

    with Leinster Contemporary Art, London.