Sonnenblumen im Garten. 1948. India ink and color Chalk drawing. Signed and dated in lower right (das H, M and P in ligature). Titled and inscribed in lower left of backig paper. On wove paper, margins firmly mounted on smooth wove paper. 34.3 x 26.4 cm (13.5 x 10.3 in) , size of sheet. Backing paper: 43 x 30,3 cm ( 16,9 x 11,9 in).
This work's authenticity has kindly been confirmed by Mr Alexander Pechstein. We are grateful for his kind expert advice.
PROVENANCE: Sammlung Franz Oswald, Weissenhorn. Privatsammlung Norddeutschland.
LITERATURE: Kunsthaus Lempertz, Cologne, 842th auction, Modern Art, May 29, 2003, lot 854.