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    Sale 7612

    Old Master, 19th Century, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    1 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 121

    Conrad Felixmüller (1897-1977)

    Holzschnitte, Felix Stiemer Verlag, Dresden, 1918 (Söhn 104, 105, 115, 116, 118, 128, 147)

    Price Realised  

    Conrad Felixmüller (1897-1977)
    Holzschnitte, Felix Stiemer Verlag, Dresden, 1918 (Söhn 104, 105, 115, 116, 118, 128, 147)
    the complete portfolio comprising six woodcuts, 1917/18, with the title, justification and text page with the Self Portrait (S. 147) on the front, copy number 31, from the total edition of one hundred (the first 25 copies printed on Japan), printed by Heinrich Niescher, Dresden, on cream laid paper, each signed in pencil and numbered 31, the full sheets, some with deckle edges, the paper of the title page and S. 116 slightly toned, otherwise in very good condition, within the original paper folder with the artist's name, the title, the Self Portrait (S. 147) and the publisher on the front, in good condition (portfolio)
    400 x 360 mm. (overall)


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    Provenance

    Wilhelm Niemeyer, Hamburg