8 July 2003
Adolf Friedrich von Menzel (Breslau 1815-1905 Berlin)
A seated man in a hat, half-length, turning away to the right
signed and dated 'A Menzel. 92.'
black lead, stumped
7¼ x 4½ in. (185 x 115 mm.)
The artist's estate number '12980' (verso)
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H. Ebertshäuser (ed.), Adolph von Menzel, das Graphische Werke, Munich, 1976, II, p. 1314.
The authenticity of this work has kindly been confirmed by Marie Ursula Riemann-Reyher.
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