Sale: 554 / Modern Art Day Sale, June 08. 2024 in Munich Lot 503.12

 

503.12
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Mädchen mit Blumen (verso: Frauenporträt), Um 1917.
Ink over pencil
Post auction sale: € 8,100 / $ 8,748
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Mädchen mit Blumen (verso: Frauenporträt). Um 1917.
Ink over pencil.
Signed in lower right of the image. Inscribed “KZ 142” on the reverse. Also inscribed by a hand other than that of the artist on the reverse. On light cardboard. 50 x 38.1 cm (19.6 x 15 in), nearly the full sheet.
With the depiction of a female head on the reverse, pencil, around 1917. [CH].

• Painted on both sides: with a portrait of a woman in pencil on the reverse.
• Two dynamic portrait drawings in the typical nervous lines.
• In the year the work was made, Kirchner painted several important female portraits in oil on canvas, including those of his partner Erna Schilling and his friend Nele van de Velde.
• The portraits of fellow humans play an important role in Kirchner's entire oeuvre
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This work is documented in the Ernst Ludwig Kirchner Archive, Wichtrach/Bern.

PROVENANCE: Estate of the artist.
Christian Laely, Davos (taken from the aforementioned estate in 1946 and assigned to the fictitious “Gervais Collection”).
Paul Kantor Gallery, Beverly Hills.
Private collection Rhineland-Palatinate.




503.12
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Mädchen mit Blumen (verso: Frauenporträt), Um 1917.
Ink over pencil
Post auction sale: € 8,100 / $ 8,748
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Buyer's premium and taxation for Ernst Ludwig Kirchner "Mädchen mit Blumen (verso: Frauenporträt)"
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Hammer price up to 800,000 €: herefrom 32 % premium.
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Regular taxation:
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