28 June 2001
George Grosz (1893-1959)
Rückenakt (recto); Zwei Akte (verso)
signed and dated 'Grosz 1939' (lower right, recto)
watercolour on paper (recto); sanguine on paper (verso)
22 5/8 x 19½ in. (57.5 x 49.5cm.)
Executed in 1939
Anon. sale, Karl & Faber, Munich, 25 November 1987, lot 770.
Anon. sale, Arno Winterberg, Heidelberg, 6 July 1990, lot 2240. Kunsthandel Jörg Maaß, Berlin.
Galerie Berndt, Cologne.
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Dr Ralph Jentsch has kindly confirmed the authenticity of this work in a letter dated June 19 2000.
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