• Impressionist and Modern Art auction at Christies

    Sale 2828

    Impressionist and Modern Art

    17 November 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 61

    Georg Kolbe (1877-1947)

    Bewegungsskizze, Kleiner Ruf der Erde

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    Georg Kolbe (1877-1947)
    Bewegungsskizze, Kleiner Ruf der Erde
    signed twice with initials (underneath)
    bronze with light-brown patina
    24 cm. high
    Conceived in 1925 and cast at a later date in an edition of 25.


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    The authenticity of this work has kindly been confirmed by Dr. Ursel Berger after firsthand examination.

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    Provenance

    Mrs. Hildegard and Mr. Kurt Kirchbach, Dresden, thence by descent to the present owners.


    Literature

    U. Berger, Georg Kolbe-Leben und Werk, Berlin 1990, cat.no. 75.