• Impressionist Modern  auction at Christies

    Sale 2290

    Impressionist Modern

    10 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 61

    Georg Kolbe (1877-1947)

    Bewegungsskizze

    Price Realised  

    Georg Kolbe (1877-1947)
    Bewegungsskizze
    signed with initials 'GK' (on the bottom of the right hand) and stamped with foundry mark 'H. NOACK BERLIN FRIEDENAU' (on the bottom of the right foot)
    bronze with brown patina
    Height: 9½ in. (24.2 cm.)
    Conceived in 1925; this bronze version cast by 1939


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    Provenance

    Acquired by the present owners, circa 1930.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this work was cast by 1939.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE MIDWEST COLLECTION


    Literature

    U. Berger, Georg Kolbe--Leben und Werk, Berlin, 1990, pp. 279-280, no. 75 (another cast illustrated, p. 280).