2 November 2011
Property of a Private Collection, United States
George Grosz (1893-1959)
titled 'Sun Kissed Red Makers' (lower right) and inscribed 'to Ben Hecht 1001 Afternoon' (lower left); with Nachlass stamp (on the reverse)
pen and India ink on paper
Image size: 17¼ x 17½ in. (43.8 x 44.5 cm.)
Sheet size: 22 1/8 x 19 in. (56.2 x 48.2 cm.)
Drawn in 1941
Estate of the artist.
Nolan Eckman Gallery, New York (by 2004).
Acquired by the present owner, circa 2005.
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B. Hecht, 1001 Afternoons in New York, New York, 1941, p. 115 (illustrated).
New York, Nolan Eckman Gallery, George Grosz, New York Drawings, October-December 2004.
Ralph Jentsch has confirmed the authenticity of this drawing.
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