25 June 2008
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE SWISS COLLECTION
Emil Nolde (1867-1956)
signed 'Nolde.' (lower left; faded)
watercolour on paper
8¾ x 5¼ in. (22.2 x 13.5 cm.)
Private European collection; sale, Christie's, London, 7 October 1999, lot 91.
Acquired at the above sale, and thence by descent to the present owners.
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Dr Manfred Reuther from the Nolde Stiftung, Seebüll, has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
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