GEORGE GROSZ | EROTISCHE SZENE (EROTIC SCENE)
GEORGE GROSZ | EROTISCHE SZENE (EROTIC SCENE)
GEORGE GROSZ | EROTISCHE SZENE (EROTIC SCENE)
GEORGE GROSZ | EROTISCHE SZENE (EROTIC SCENE)
GEORGE GROSZ | EROTISCHE SZENE (EROTIC SCENE)
GEORGE GROSZ | EROTISCHE SZENE (EROTIC SCENE)
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Property from the Collection of Gordon Shwayder Rosenblum

GEORGE GROSZ | EROTISCHE SZENE (EROTIC SCENE)

Estimate: 1,500 - 2,500 USD

9899

Property from the Collection of Gordon Shwayder Rosenblum

GEORGE GROSZ | EROTISCHE SZENE (EROTIC SCENE)

Estimate: 1,500 - 2,500 USD

Lot Sold:2,125USD

Lot Details

Description

Property from the Collection of Gordon Shwayder Rosenblum


GEORGE GROSZ

1893 - 1959

EROTISCHE SZENE (EROTIC SCENE)


Signed Grosz (lower left); dated 1912, stamped with the Nachlass mark and numbered 1-243-8 (on the verso

Pen and ink and pencil on paper

6¼ by 6¼ in. (15.9 by 15.9 cm)

Framed: 11½ by 11½ in. (29.2 by 29.2 cm)

Executed in 1912.


The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by Ralph Jentsch.


Condition Report

The work is in very good condition. Executed on cream wove paper. The sheet is hinged in two places: one near the upper left corner along the top edge, the other toward the upper right corner along the right edge. There is a very small loss to the upper left corner. There is a small handling crease to the lower left corner. There are five pindot holes near the upper right corner.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.

Cataloguing

Provenance

Estate of the artist 

Serge Sabarksy Gallery, New York (acquired after 1959)

Sale: Christie's, New York, May 19, 1981, lot 110

Acquired at the above sale

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Online bidding closed24 Jul 2019 | 05:38 PM GMT