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    Sale 2249

    The Scholars Eye: Property from the Julius Held Collection Part II

    30 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 365

    Max Beckmann

    Frontal Self-Portrait with house gabe in background (Hofmaier, 125)

    Price Realised  

    Max Beckmann
    Frontal Self-Portrait with house gabe in background (Hofmaier, 125)
    drypoint, 1918, on wove paper, a good impression of the second (final) state, signed in pencil, from the largely unnumbered edition of 100 (there were also 50 on Japon), published by R. Piper, Munich, 1922, with full margins, a stain in the upper right sheet corner, a crease at the lower right sheet corner, soft creasing and minor surface dirt in the margins, taped at two places on the upper sheet edge on the reverse, framed
    P. 11¾ x 10 in. (298 x 254 mm.), S. 20½ x 14¾ in. (521 x 375 mm.)


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