05-29-2015 05-29-2015
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2817B Boston
May 29, 2015 4:00PMCalender

George Grosz (German/American, 1893-1959) Duel

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


George Grosz (German/American, 1893-1959)

Signed "Grosz" l.r.
Ink on paper, sight size 12 3/4 x 9 3/4 in. (32.4 x 24.8 cm), framed.
Condition: Good, not examined out of frame.

Provenance: Estate of the artist; Artists Unlimited Gallery, Oceanside, New York; through to the present collector in 1966.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Condition update: Work was examined out of frame. Paper is hinged to back mat with tabs u.l. and u.r. corners, slight mat burn and toning on front and ink stain on verso. Inscribed in pencil "Skizze/zu, Dr. Billings Eude van Hiebaubeck..ca 1927" on verso. George Grosz estate stamp numbered "3/3/2" on verso. Sheet size 14 3/4 x 11 1/4 in.

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George Grosz, present collector, Oceanside, Artists Unlimited Gallery