Sale: 554 / Modern Art Day Sale, June 08. 2024 in Munich Lot 123001573

 

123001573
Käthe Kollwitz
Im Profil, 1910.
Charcoal drawing
Estimate:
€ 40,000 - 60,000

 
$ 42,800 - 64,200

Information on buyer's premium, taxation and resale right compensation will be available four weeks before the auction.
Im Profil. 1910.
Charcoal drawing.
Signed and dated in lower right. On laid paper (with the watermark). 55.5 x 43 cm (21.8 x 16.9 in), size of sheet.
The work presumably shows Käthe Kollwitz' older brother Conrad Schmidt.
With a discarded charcoal drawing on the reverse. [SM].

• Käthe Kollwitz is one of the most important German artists of the 20th century.
• The Städel Museum in Frankfurt honors the artist with a comprehensive exhibition from March 20 to June 9, 2024.
• An expressive and detailed composition that testifies to Kollwitz' quality as a draughtswoman
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PROVENANCE: Private collection.
Private collection North Rhine-Westphalia.

LITERATURE: Otto Nagel, Werner Timm, Käthe Kollwitz. Die Handzeichnungen, Berlin 1972, no. 572a.
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Lempertz, Cologne, 558. auction on May 21, 1977, lot 325.




123001573
Käthe Kollwitz
Im Profil, 1910.
Charcoal drawing
Estimate:
€ 40,000 - 60,000

 
$ 42,800 - 64,200

Information on buyer's premium, taxation and resale right compensation will be available four weeks before the auction.