Sale: 342 / Modern Art / Sideways, Dec. 03. 2008 in Munich Lot 247

 
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner - Badende am Meer


 
247
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Badende am Meer, 1920.
Chalk drawing
Estimate:
€ 12,000 / $ 14,400
Sold:
€ 37,820 / $ 45.384

(incl. 22% surcharge)
Lot description

Badende am Meer. 1920s.
Chalk drawing.
Signed lower left, dated lower right. Titled, inscribed "Kreide" and "Schenkung an die Kunsthalle Hamburg" on the reverse. On wove paper. 39,6 : 47,8 cm (15,5 : 18,8 in), the full sheet.
EXPERTISE: This work is recorded at the Ernst Ludwig Kichner Archiv, Wichtrach/Bern
PROVENIENZ: Kunsthalle Hamburg (with stamp on verso).
Private ownership South Germany.

With a discarded India ink drawing on the reverse. [RS]
In good condition. Minimally discoloured. With isolated small crease marks. Upper edge with a presumably skilfully restored tiny tear. Loosely mounted all the way round verso of edges, corners partly firmly mounted with tape.

247
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Badende am Meer, 1920.
Chalk drawing
Estimate:
€ 12,000 / $ 14,400
Sold:
€ 37,820 / $ 45.384

(incl. 22% surcharge)