25 June 2008,
Price realised GBP 10,625
GBP 7,000 - GBP 10,000
Lyonel Feininger (1871-1956)
with the studio stamp (lower right); dated 'Tues Apl 25 11' (lower left)
coloured crayons and charcoal on paper
6 3/8 x 8 1/8 in. (16.2 x 20.5 cm.)
Executed on 25 April 1911
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Studio Carlo Grossetti, Milan.
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