Sale: 512 / Modern Art II, Dec. 12. 2020 in Munich Lot 415

 
415
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Gelbhaariges Mädchen, 1919.
Woodcut in colors
Estimate:
€ 20,000 / $ 23,400
Sold:
€ 20,000 / $ 23.400

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Gelbhaariges Mädchen. 1919.
Woodcut in colors.
Gercken 1087. Dube H 408. Schiefler H 387. Inscribed by a hand other than that of the artist. Verso with the estate stamp (Lugt 1570b) and the hand-written number "H 387". From an edition of just 4 known copies. On yellowish wove paper. 34.3 x 30 cm (13.5 x 11.8 in). Sheet: 41,8 x 34,7 cm (16,5 x 13,7 in).

• From an edition of only 4 known copies.
• Colors in strong impression.
• Mentioned in the artist's Davos diary in November 1919.
• Other color woodcuts from the same year can be found at, among others, the Museum of Modern Art in New York (Wintermondnacht/Martin), the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York (Junkerboden), the National Gallery of Art in Washington (Der blonde Maler, Stirner) and the Kunstmuseum Basel (Wettertannen)
.

PROVENANCE: From the artist's estate.
Private collection Southern Germany (since 2007, priorly family-owned).

415
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Gelbhaariges Mädchen, 1919.
Woodcut in colors
Estimate:
€ 20,000 / $ 23,400
Sold:
€ 20,000 / $ 23.400

(incl. 25% surcharge)
 


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