Georg Kolbe - 20th C. & Contemporary Art Day Sale, Morning Session New York Wednesday, November 13, 2019 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Margaret V. and Samuel A. Lewisohn, New York
    Thence by descent to the present owner

  • Exhibited

    New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Lewisohn Collection: A Catalogue of the Paintings, Water Colors and Drawings, Prints, and Sculpture Shown in a Special Exhibition, November 2 - December 2, 1951, no. 168, p. 22 (illustrated, p. 85)

  • Literature

    Richard Scheibe, ed., Georg Kolbe in 100 Lichtdrucktafeln, Marburg, 1931, no. b, p. 76 (another example illustrated)
    Ursel Berger, Georg Kolbe, Leben und Werk, mit dem Katalog der Kolbe-Plastiken im Georg Kolbe Museum Berlin, Berlin, 1990, no. 115, p. 313 (another example illustrated)



incised with the artist's initials and number "GK 2" on the underside
20 1/4 x 8 5/8 x 9 in. (51.5 x 22 x 23 cm.)
Executed circa 1928-1929, this work is from an edition of circa 20.

$30,000 - 50,000 

Sold for $35,000

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20th C. & Contemporary Art Day Sale, Morning Session

New York Auction 13 November 2019