Lot 99
  • 99

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

Estimate
500,000 - 700,000 USD
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Description

  • Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
  • Strassenszene (D. H235/B; Sch. H218; G. 643/2)
  • woodcut
Woodcut printed in purple and black, 1913-14, a fine impression of this very rare woodcut, signed in pencil, dated '12', printed on heavy wove paper, framed

Provenance

Sammlung von der Goltz, Düsseldorf

Catalogue Note

With the Unverkäuflich E L Kirchner inkstamp on the verso, signifying rarity; and with the artist's estate stamp (Lugt 1570b) inscribed 'FH 218'. 

There are five known impressions of this extraordinarily rare work. Four impressions printed in black have been located; this example is the only one known to include color. The purple ink was printed in a monotype fashion. 

This impression cited in Gercken. 

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