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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE ITALIAN COLLECTION

Gustav Klimt
STUDIE FÜR DIE JUNGFRAU (STUDY FOR THE VIRGIN)
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 97,500 GBP
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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE ITALIAN COLLECTION

Gustav Klimt
STUDIE FÜR DIE JUNGFRAU (STUDY FOR THE VIRGIN)
Estimate
30,00050,000
LOT SOLD. 97,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Gustav Klimt
1862 - 1918
STUDIE FÜR DIE JUNGFRAU (STUDY FOR THE VIRGIN)
bears the signature Gustav Klimt (towards lower left)
pencil on paper
55 by 37cm., 21 5/8 by 14 1/4 in.
Drawn in 1911-12.
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Marian Bisanz-Prakken (Albertina, Vienna), will publish this drawing in her forthcoming supplement volume of Alice Strobl's Catalogue raisonné of Gustav Klimt's drawings.

Provenance

Luchino Visconti, Rome (acquired in Vienna in 1966)
Thence by descent to the present owner in 1976

Catalogue Note

The celebrated director Luchino Visconti acquired the present work when he was in Vienna in 1966 to direct Giuseppe Verdi's Falstaff for the Vienna State Opera conducted by Leonard Bernstein.  

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