Ernst Barlach - Kussgruppe II

Ernst Barlach - Kussgruppe II - image-1
Ernst Barlach - Kussgruppe II - image-1

Ernst Barlach

Kussgruppe II
1921

Bronze Height 16 cm Signed 'E. Barlach' on the side lower right. Foundry mark "NOACK BERLIN" verso lower right. One of a total of 20 casts. Posthumous cast from the 1960s-1970s. - Dark brown patina.

Catalogue Raisonné

Laur 324; Schult 253

Certificate

The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by the Ernst Barlach Lizenzverwaltung, Ratzeburg.

Provenance

Lempertz Cologne, auction 672 Modern Art, 21 Nov. 1991, lot 25; Private collection, North Germany; in family possession since

Literature

Cornelia Reiter (et al.), Kunst des 20. Jahrhunderts, Bestandskatalog der Österreichischen Galerie des 20. Jahrhunderts, Vienna 1993, p. 41

Exhibitions

I.a. Berlin and Düsseldorf 1930 (Galerie Flechtheim), Bronzen von Ernst Barlach, cat. no. 12; Berlin 1981 (Galerie Nierendorf), Ernst Barlach. Einundfünfzig Bronzen, cat. no. 22 with illlus. p. 27; New York 1989 (Soufer Gallery), Ernst Barlach 1870-1937. Retrospective, cat. no.16 with illus.

Lot 259 Dα

Estimate:
8.000 € - 10.000 €

Result:
9.920 €