2 April 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 4,375
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
Emil Nolde (1867-1956)
Kopf mit Pfeife, E.N. (Self-Portrait) (Schiefler & Mosel L5)
lithograph, 1907, on thin wove, signed and dated in pencil, from the edition of 200 (only twenty of which were numbered), probably the full sheet, a long hard crease with two associated short tears at the lower right corner, other, minor creases
L. 400 x 285 mm., S. 490 x 320 mm.
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