George Grosz - Liebespaar
Pencil drawing on ivory-coloured smooth drawing paper 46/46.2 x 59.9 cm Framed under glass. Signed 'GROSZ' in black pen lower right and additionally signed in pencil lower left and dated '1928 Berlin' lower right margin. Further notations in artist's own hand recto and verso. Faded stamp "George Grosz Nachlass" therein numbered "51937" and inscribed "L3 Nr. 1713" in India ink verso lower left . - The large sheet with minor creasing, otherwise in fine condition; drawing pin traces in each corner.
We would like to thank Ralph Jentsch, Berlin, for information confirming the authenticity.
Herbert P. Palmer and Company, Beverly Hills, Ca.; Jack Rutberg Fine Arts Inc., Los Angeles; Private possession, Rhineland