25 June 2008
PROPERTY FROM THE HOH COLLECTION
Thilo Maatsch (German, 1900-1983)
signed and dated 'MThilo XX dez.1927' (on the reverse)
gold pigment, watercolour and pen and ink on paper
16 x 9¾ in. (40.8 x 24.8 cm.)
Executed on 20 December 1927
Carl László, Basel.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1989.
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