• Impressionist Modern Day Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2217

    Impressionist Modern Day Sale

    4 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 274

    Georg Kolbe (1877-1947)

    Kniende

    Price Realised  

    Georg Kolbe (1877-1947)
    Kniende
    signed with monogram (on the right knee)
    bronze with brown patina
    Height: 20¼ in. (51.4 cm.)
    Conceived in 1928


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    Provenance

    Dr. F.H. Hirschland, New York.
    Herbert E. Hirschland, Connecticut (by descent from the above).
    By descent from the above to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property Formerly in the Collection of Dr. F. H. Hirschland


    Literature

    U. Berger, Georg Kolbe, Leben und Werk, mit dem Katalog der Kolbe-Plastiken im Georg-Kolbe-Museum, Berlin, 1990, p. 313, no. 115 (another cast illustrated).