• Impressionist Modern  auction at Christies

    Sale 2290

    Impressionist Modern

    10 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 96

    Ernst Barlach (1870-1938)

    Russische Bettlerin I

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Ernst Barlach (1870-1938)
    Russische Bettlerin I
    signed and stamped with foundry mark 'E. Barlach H. NOACK BERLIN' (on the back)
    bronze with brown patina
    Height: 5¾ in. (14.7 cm.)
    Conceived in 1907; this bronze version cast by circa 1930


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    Provenance

    Acquired by the present owners, circa 1930.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the amended literature reference for this work:
    F. Schult, Ernst Barlach Das Plastische Werk, Hamburg, 1960, p. 64, no. 69 (ceramic version illustrated, no. 68).


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE MIDWEST COLLECTION


    Literature

    F. Schult, Ernst Barlach Das Plastische Werk, Hamburg, 1960, p. 64, no. 69 (ceramic version illustrated, no. 68).