Boote zu Wasser II. 1925. Colored chalk over India ink drawing. Lower right signed and dated. Verso titled "Boote zu Wasser II" and inscribed "2205 DMP 68" by a hand other than that of the artist. On slightly creme wove paper. 40 x 49 cm (15.7 x 19.2 in), the full sheet. This drawing is a very early preliminary study for the watercolor "Ausfahrt zum Fischfang" from 1951 which is also offered in this auction (cf. lot 69). [JS].
We are grateful to Mr. Alexander Pechstein for his kind expert advice.
PROVENANCE: From the artist's estate. Private collection Brandenburg (acquired from the estate around 1980).