Auction House

Auction: Modern Art

09. March 2022

Object overview


Gustav Klimt

(Wien 1862 - 1918 Wien)

„Portrait of a girl with bared shoulder“
c. 1884
black chalk, heightened with white on paper
32 x 28 cm (cut-out), 41.5 x 31.2 cm (sheet size)
inscribed by an unknown hand on the lower right: Gustav / Klimt
on the reverse studies of babies


Dorotheum Vienna, 26 May 1992, no. 1;
private property, Styria

Marian Bisanz-Prakken (Albertina, Vienna) will include this drawing in the supplementary volume to the catalogue raisonné of Gustav Klimt's drawings published by Alice Strobl.

Estimate: € 25.000 - 50.000
Result: € 32.000 (incl. fees)
Auction is closed.

cf. Gustav Klimt, Sommer, Vienna, 1884, Schloss Peleș © Muzeul Național Peleș, Sinaia, Inv. Nr. 8102, illustrated in: Ervin Dubrović (ed.)/Deborah Pustišek Antić (ed.), The Unknown Klimt - Love, Death, Ecstasy, exhibition catalogue Stadtmuseum Rijeka, Rijeka 2021, p. 38