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George Grosz (German, 1893-1959)
Horror Story (Illustration for Esquire Magazine)
signed 'Grosz' (lower right); stamped with the George Grosz Estate stamp and number 'George Grosz Nachlass 4-68-3' (on the reverse)
Reed pen and pen and ink on paper
18 1/8 x 22 5/8 in. (46 x 57.5 cm.)
Executed in 1938.
Studio of the artist, Douglaston, New York, 1938.
George Grosz Estate, 1959.
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T. C. McClary, "Two Men on a Hatch," Esquire, March 1938, p. 52 (illustrated).
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