No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Mr & Mrs Erich Cohn, New York.
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, New York, 22 May 1981, lot 864.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTION
B. Brecht, Die drei Soldaten. Ein Kinderbuch, Berlin, 1932, p. 2 (illustrated).
G. Grosz, Interregnum, New York, 1936 (illustrated pl. 2).
New Masses, 21 April 1936, p. 27 (illustrated).
G. Grosz, George Grosz, Drawings, New York, 1944, no. 5 (illustrated).
G. Grosz, George Grosz, New York, 1948, p. 85 (illustrated).
H. Bittner (ed.), George Grosz, New York, 1960, p. 56 (illustrated).
B. Irwin Lewis, George Grosz, Art and Politics in the Weimar Republic, Madison, 1971, pp. 206 & 210 (illustrated p. 209).
H. Hess, George Grosz, New York, 1974, no. 164 (illustrated p. 172).
New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, George Grosz, January - March 1954, no. 100; this exhibition later travelled to Kansas City, William Rockhill Nelson Gallery of Art, Pasadena, Art Institute, & San Francisco, Museum of Art.