Property from the Family Collection of Kate Steinitz
1879 - 1940
SEILTÄNZER (KORNFELD 95)
Lithograph printed in colors, 1923, signed in pencil and inscribed with the work number '23 138', one of 80 impressions on Japan paper (total edition includes 220 impressions on laid paper), from Kunst der Gegenwart, printed by Staatliches Bauhaus, Weimar, with the blindstamp of the publisher, Verlag der Marées-Gesellshaft, R. Piper & Co., München, framed
image: 438 by 270 mm 17¼ by 10⅝ in
sheet: 523 by 374 mm 20⅝ by 14¾ in
In generally good condition except the pink is slightly faded and the inscription is faint. Losses at upper corners and remnants of old tape at sheet corners recto and verso. The sheet with slight creasing throughout and pale uneven discoloration.
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.
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Kate Steinitz, Hannover (acquired mid-1920s)
By descent to the present owners