ERNST LUDWIG KIRCHNER | KOPF HENRY VAN DE VELDE, HELL. - VAN DE VELDE ZWISCHEN BERGEN (DUBE H311; SCHIEFLER H286; GERCKEN 861/II)
Estimate: 5,000 - 7,000 USD
ERNST LUDWIG KIRCHNER
1880 - 1938
KOPF HENRY VAN DE VELDE, HELL. - VAN DE VELDE ZWISCHEN BERGEN (DUBE H311; SCHIEFLER H286; GERCKEN 861/II)
Woodcut, 1917, signed in pencil and inscribed 'Handdruck', one of 12 impressions recorded by Gercken, on wove paper, framed
This impression cited in Gercken.
image: 501 by 402 mm 19¾ by 15¾ in
sheet: 571 by 446 mm 22½ by 17½ in
The print is in good condition, with margins. Very faint light-stain. Two small printer's creases in the margins just touching the image. Some soiling and spots of printing ink in the margins and on the verso. The verso with a small spot of discoloration at center. The upper left verso corner with old masking tape stain and skinning.
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