1 July 2015
PROPERTY FROM A EUROPEAN PRIVATE COLLECTION
Georg Baselitz (b. 1938)
signed with the artist's initials and dated '12.III 79 G.B.' (lower right); signed with the artist's initials and numbered 'GBZ 101' (on the reverse)
ink and watercolour on paper
33¾ x 24in. (85.7 x 61cm.)
Executed in 1979
Galerie Neuendorf, Hamburg.
Galerie Bernard Cats, Brussels.
Acquired from the above by the present owner circa 2000.
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Basel, Galerie Buchmann, Adler, 53 Arbeiten auf Papier von 1979, 1987, no. 44 (illustrated in colour, p. 103). This exhibition later travelled to Frankfurt/Main, Galerie Neuendorf and Berlin, Galerie Fahnemann.
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