21 June 2012
THE PROPERTY OF A LADY
Gustav Klimt (1862-1918)
Aufgestützt Liegende, links Wiederholung
with the Nachlass stamp (L.1575; faded, on the reverse)
blue and red pencil on simili Japan paper
14 5/8 x 22 1/8 in. (37.2 x 56.1 cm.)
Drawn in 1913
Anonymous sale, Galerie Hassfurther, Vienna, 26 June 1991, lot 12.
Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 26 June 2003, lot 368.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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A. Strobl, Gustav Klimt, Die Zeichnungen, vol. III, 1912-1918, Salzburg, 1984, no. 2237 (illustrated p. 35).
This drawing is related to the oil Die Jungfrau, 1913 (Novotny-Dobai no. 184).
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