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Ludwig Meidner

Porträt eines bärtigen Mannes (Portrait of a Bearded Man)

Despair, Desire and Delight: Works from an Outstanding Private Collection

Ludwig Meidner

Ludwig Meidner

Porträt eines bärtigen Mannes (Portrait of a Bearded Man)

Porträt eines bärtigen Mannes (Portrait of a Bearded Man)

Ludwig Meidner

1884 - 1966

Porträt eines bärtigen Mannes (Portrait of a Bearded Man)

signed L. Meidner and dated 1919 (lower center)

pen and ink on paper

54.2 by 46.4 cm., 21¼ by 18¼ in.

Framed: 83 by 74.5 cm., 32½ by 29¼ in.

Executed in 1919.

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Prof. Alfred Caspari, Frankfurt a.M. (sold: Karl & Faber, Munich, 29th October 1985, lot 468)

Private Collection, North Germany (sold: Villa Grisebach, Berlin, 29th November 2008, lot 196)

Purchased from the above sale by the present owner

Hamburg, Hamburger Kunsthalle; Davos, Kirchner Museum; Berlin, Brücke-Museum, Im Zentrum Ernst Ludwig Kirchner: : Eine Hamburger Privatsammlung, 2001-2003, no. 114, illustrated in colour p. 128