2 May 2012
George Grosz (1893-1959)
Der Kampf auf der Plattform von Hutter's Blockhütte zu der Wildtöter, oder der erste Kriegspfad von James Fenimore Cooper
signed, dated and inscribed 'Grosz 1917 Der Kampf auf der Plattform von Hutter's Blockhütte' (lower left)
pen and India ink on paper laid down on board
20 1/8 x 14½ in. (51 x 36.8 cm.)
Drawn in Berlin in 1917
Moses and Ida Soyer, New York.
Bequest from the above to the present owner, 1974.
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New Jersey, The Montclair Art Museum, The Moses and Ida Soyer Collection, September-October 1971, no. 45.
The Jersey City Museum, Selections from the Moses and Ida Soyer Collection, February-May 1991.
Ralph Jentsch has confirmed the authenticity of this drawing.
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