2 July 2003
Zwei Menschen. Die Einsamen (Sch. 20; W. 13)
drypoint, 1894, a good impression of the sixth (final) state, on wove paper, signed in pencil, also signed by the printer Felsing, inscribed 'Zwei Menschen kaltes nadel und akva tinto' on the reverse, with wide margins, some minor handling creases, otherwise in good condition, framed.
P. 167 x 227mm., S. 266 x 429mm.
A gift from the artist to the present owner's grandfather, and thence by descent.
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