Sale: 449 / Modern Art I, June 10. 2017 in Munich Lot 209

 
209
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Stadtlandschaft mit zwei Straßenbahnen (Strassenbahn. Berlinerstrasse in Dresden), 1909/1911.
Chalk drawing
Estimate:
€ 20,000 / $ 23,800
Sold:
€ 38,750 / $ 46.112

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Stadtlandschaft mit zwei Straßenbahnen (Strassenbahn. Berlinerstrasse in Dresden). 1909/1911.
Chalk drawing with India ink and colored with thin oil paint.
Lower right signed. Verso with the estate stamp of Kunstmuseum Basel (Lugt 1570b) and with hand-written registration number "A Dre/Ab1o". On creme paper. 27.8 x 37.2 cm (10.9 x 14.6 in), almost the full sheet.

Charming street scnene characterized by a remarkable graphic rigor.
This artwork is documented in Ernst Ludwig Kirchner Archiv Wichtrach/Bern with the title "Straßenbahn. Berlinerstrasse in Dresden".

PROVENANCE: From the artist's estate.
Private collection North Rhine-Westphalia.
Private collection Southern Germany.

209
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Stadtlandschaft mit zwei Straßenbahnen (Strassenbahn. Berlinerstrasse in Dresden), 1909/1911.
Chalk drawing
Estimate:
€ 20,000 / $ 23,800
Sold:
€ 38,750 / $ 46.112

(incl. 25% surcharge)