Otto Dix - Kopf einer alten Frau: Helene Lange (Head of an old Woman: Helene Lange)

Otto Dix - Kopf einer alten Frau: Helene Lange (Head of an old Woman: Helene Lange) - image-1
Otto Dix - Kopf einer alten Frau: Helene Lange (Head of an old Woman: Helene Lange) - image-1

Otto Dix

Kopf einer alten Frau: Helene Lange (Head of an old Woman: Helene Lange)
1924

pencil drawing 43 x 32,5 cm - Mit geringfügigen Altersmängeln, an den oberen Ecken mit Tesafilm in Passepartout montiert.

This drawing is one of the more elaborate sketches in the series of studies for the painting after the portrait of Helene Lange, the mother of the Krefeld manufacturer Lange (see Lorenz, vol. III, p. 989 ff.). The painting illustrated in Löffler under cat. nr. 1925/8 was destroyed in World War II.

Provenance

Private possession, Germany (1976); art trade Munich; private possession, Rhineland

Lot 295 D

Estimate:
10.000 € - 14.000 €

Result:
12.100 €