1 March 2006
Otto Mueller (1874-1930)
signed 'Otto Mueller' (lower right)
pen and ink and crayon on paper
12 x 17 in. (30.5 x 43.2 cm.)
Drawn circa 1920
Helmuth Wallach, New York.
Harvey Lubitz, New York.
Dubose Gallery, Houston.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, 10 April 1987, lot 43.
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M.-A. von Lüttichau and T. Pirsig, Otto Mueller Werkverzeichnis, Munich, 2003, no. 482.
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