21 June 2012
PROPERTY FROM A LONDON COLLECTION
Otto Dix (1891-1969)
signed and dated 'DIX 22.' (lower right); titled 'INTERNATIONALER REITAKT' (on the reverse)
watercolour, brush and pen and India ink and wash on paper
20 1/8 x 16 1/8 in. (51 x 41 cm.)
Executed in 1922
Galerie Nierendorf, Cologne, by whom acquired directly from the artist in 1922.
Willi Kahnheimer, Berlin until 1935 & London thereafter, by whom acquired in the 1920s-1930s, and thence by descent to the present owner.
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S. Pfäffle, Otto Dix, Werkverzeichnis der Aquarelle und Gouachen, Stuttgart, 1991, no. A.1922/182, p. 172 (not illustrated).
This work is sold with a photo-certificate from Dr Suse Pfäffle.
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