Sale: 502 / Modern Art II, July 18. 2020 in Munich Lot 440

 
440
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Acker und Häuser im Erzgebirge, 1906.
Etching and aquatint with drypoint
Estimate:
€ 3,000 / $ 3,570
Sold:
€ 5,625 / $ 6.693

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Acker und Häuser im Erzgebirge. 1906.
Etching and aquatint with drypoint.
Gercken 110 II. Dube R 43. Schiefler R 30. Signed and dated. One of just 4 known copies from the II. state. Only one copy from the I. state known. On firm copperplate printing paper. 12.2 x 14.7 cm (4.8 x 5.7 in). Sheet: 27,5 x 19,8 cm (10,8 x 7,8 in).
Other copies are in posession of the Kunsthalle Karlsruhe (I. and II. state) and the Graphic Collection of State Gallery Stuttgart (II. state). [JS].
• Very rare
• Two of the four known copies are owned by museums
• Exceptionally burred print from the ownership of Gustav Schiefler, author of the artist‘s first catalog raisonné of prints
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PROVENANCE: Collection Gustav Schiefler, Hamburg.
Ever since family-owned.

440
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Acker und Häuser im Erzgebirge, 1906.
Etching and aquatint with drypoint
Estimate:
€ 3,000 / $ 3,570
Sold:
€ 5,625 / $ 6.693

(incl. 25% surcharge)