Sale: 442 / Modern Art II, June 09. 2016 in Munich Lot 70

 
70
Rudolf Schlichter
Portrait Speedy ("Meine Frau"), 1931.
Pencil drawing
Estimate:
€ 4,000 / $ 4,400
Sold:
€ 5,000 / $ 5.500

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Portrait Speedy ("Meine Frau"). 1931.
Pencil drawing.
Lower right sigend and dated. Lower left dedicated. On thin paper. 59 x 46 cm (23.2 x 18.1 in), size of sheet.

Essay
In 1927 Rudolf Schlichter met Elisabeth Koehler who was nick-named "Speedy". In 1929 he married her.
70
Rudolf Schlichter
Portrait Speedy ("Meine Frau"), 1931.
Pencil drawing
Estimate:
€ 4,000 / $ 4,400
Sold:
€ 5,000 / $ 5.500

(incl. 25% surcharge)