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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2817B Boston
May 29, 2015 4:00PMCalender

George Grosz (German/American, 1893-1959) Havana Cigars

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2817B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 29, 2015 4:00PM


George Grosz (German/American, 1893-1959)

Havana Cigars, c. 1955
Signed "Grosz" l.r.,
Ink on paper, sight size 17 1/4 x 22 1/4 in. (43.8 x 56.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Good.

Provenance: Estate of the artist (No. 4.61.2); Artists Unlimited, Oceanside, New York, 1968; through to the present collector in 1968.
Estimate $7,000-9,000

Examined out of frame: George Grosz estate stamp on verso numbered "4/61/2" and inscribed in pencil "L.Nv.511." Paper is hinged to mat in u.r. and u.l. corners along top. Sheet size 19 x 24 3/4 inches. Paper bears Strathmore artist blindstamp u.r. corner, tiny creases along edge in margin.

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George Grosz, present collector, Oceanside, Artists Unlimited