• Old Master, Modern & Contempor auction at Christies

    Sale 7839

    Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints

    31 March 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 99

    Oskar Kokoschka (1886-1980)

    O Ewigkeit - du Donnerwort so spanne meine Glieder aus, Fritz Gurlitt, Berlin, 1918 (Wingler & Weltz 58-68)

    Price Realised  

    Oskar Kokoschka (1886-1980)
    O Ewigkeit - du Donnerwort so spanne meine Glieder aus, Fritz Gurlitt, Berlin, 1918 (Wingler & Weltz 58-68)
    the complete portfolio of 11 lithographs, with title-page, text and justification, signed in pencil on the justification and numbered 19, from the edition of 125, the full sheets, occasional soft creasing and minor defects at the sheet edges, some pale light staining, a repaired tear in the front fly-leaf, in the original black paper covered binding, with embossed gilt design on the front, the morocco spine with the title in gilt, the cover worn and faded, a stain to the front, wear and splits to the spine; with King Lear (W.-W. 223-238) by the same hand, published by Ganymed Original Editions, London, 1963, copy number 160, signed on the justification, in generally good condition(2 portfolios)
    625 x 465 mm. (overall)


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