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3555B Marlborough
January 22, 2021 12:00 PMCalender

Erich Heckel (German, 1883-1970) Jugendlicher Kopf

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3555B Location: Marlborough Date / Time: January 22, 2021 12:00PM


Erich Heckel (German, 1883-1970)

Jugendlicher Kopf
Signed "Heckel" and inscribed "230102/0519" on the reverse.
Pencil on paper, 5 7/8 x 4 in. (15.0 x 10.0 cm), framed.
Condition: Affixed to back mat near upper edge on the reverse, gentle rippling, dog-ear crease to l.r. corner, scattered faint stains and pale fox marks.

Exhibitions: Erich Heckel, Rosenbach Gallery, Hanover, Germany, 1978, cat. no. 43, illustrated.

N.B. This sketch was likely made circa 1910, though Heckel added the signature at a later date. We would like to thank Renate Ebner and Hans Geissler, Estate of Erich Heckel, Hemmenhofen, for their kind assistance in cataloguing this work and confirming its authenticity.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Frame dimensions: 9 x 7 1/4 x 1 1/2 in.

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Erich Heckel, Hans Geissler, Renate Ebner, Kopf, Germany, Hanover