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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3390B Marlborough
May 31, 2020 12:00PMCalender

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

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3390B Location: Marlborough Date / Time: May 31, 2020 12:00PM


George Grosz (German/American, 1893-1959)

Signed, dated, and titled "GROSZ/40/..." l.l., inscribed indistinctly "29..." on the reverse.
Watercolor, gouache, and ink on paper, 13 9/16 x 16 1/2 in. (34.5 x 42.0 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Sketchbook paper with perforated right edge, toning, rippling, tack holes u.c., l.l., and l.r., small tear l.l., scattered small nicks to edges, small dog-ear creases to corners, scattered minor creases, tape remnants near upper corners on the reverse.

N.B. Ralph Jentsch has reviewed the work and confirmed that it is an original by George Grosz. It will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné of works on paper by Grosz. A photo certificate from Dr. Jentsch accompanies the lot.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

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Ralph Jentsch, B. Ralph Jentsch