Auction House

Auction: Modern Art

17. December 2020, 2:00 pm

Object overview


Egon Schiele

(Tulln 1890 - 1918 Wien)

„Liegende (recto), Zwei Liegende in Umarmung (verso)“
black crayon on paper
47.9 x 31.7 cm
collection stamp Heinrich Böhler no. 27 on the lower right with an inscription by another hand (recto)


formerly collection Heinrich Böhler;
by inheritance Austrian private property since the 1920s

Jane Kallir has examined this artwork in the original, and confirms that, in her opinion, the drawings on both sides of the sheet are by the hand of Egon Schiele. The two drawings will appear in forthcoming digital supplement to her catalogue raisonné, "Egon Schiele: The Complete Works Online", The lying nude under the number D. 1584a, and Two lying nudes under the number D. 1568b. A photo certificate by Jane Kallir is enclosed.

Estimate: € 150.000 - 250.000
Hammer price: € 235.000
Auction is closed.