Sale: 386 / Modern Art, Dec. 10. 2011 in Munich Lot 45

 
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner - Kopfstudie


45
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Kopfstudie, 1924.
Lithograph
Estimate:
€ 9,000 / $ 10,440
Sold:
€ 15,625 / $ 18.125

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lithograph with corrections in black ink.
Dube L 434 II (vofIII). Schiefler L 433. Inscribed "Kopfstudie 24 Zustand 2". With estate stamp of the Kunstmuseum Basel (Lugt 1570 b) and with registration number "L 433 II" on verso. Only known copy of this printing state. On firm Japon. 32,6 x 27,5 cm (12,8 x 10,8 in). Sheet: 51 x 37,7 cm (20 x 14,8 in).
In the past years only one copy of this print in the 3 known states has been offered on the international auction market (source: www.artprice.com and gordonsart.com). [EH].

We are grateful to Prof. Günther Gercken, Lütjensee, for his kind expert advice. In his upcoming catalog raisonné of prionts the work will be dated 1924, as it is also the case with Schiefler, however, not with Dube





45
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Kopfstudie, 1924.
Lithograph
Estimate:
€ 9,000 / $ 10,440
Sold:
€ 15,625 / $ 18.125

(incl. 25% surcharge)