24 June 2004
Erich Heckel (1883-1970)
signed, dated and titled 'Erich Heckel 24 Im Gespräch' (lower right)
watercolour and crayon on paper
22 1/8 x 19¼ in. (56.3 x 49 cm.)
Executed in 1924
Acquired by the father of the present owner in Berlin in the late 1920s.
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