24 June 2004
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE AMERICAN COLLECTOR
Alfred Kubin (1877-1959)
Der Mann im Mond
signed 'Kubin' (lower right)
black ink and wash with Spritztechnik on paper
10 5/8 x 8 5/8 in. (27.2 x 22 cm.)
Executed in 1903-1904
Galerie Corso, Vienna.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1992.
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Dr Annegret Hoberg has kindly confirmed the authenticity of this work.
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