This lot was part of 118th Art Auction, Auction days on Tue, 20 June 2017, 12 AM CET.
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Egon Schiele

Houses in Krumau

estimate € 80,000 - 160,000

Hammer price € 270,000
(without premium)

Egon Schiele

(Tulln 1890-1918 Wien)
Houses in Krumau, 1917
black chalk on paper; 29.8 × 45.8 cm
signed and dated on the lower right: Egon / Schiele / 1917
Karl Grünwald, 1917 acquired directly from the artist;
Serena Lederer, acquired from Karl Grünwald in the 1920s;
Otto Stoessl (1875-1936), during the interwar period acquired from Serena Lederer as a present or in exchange, until 1936;
Franz Stoessl (1910-1988), after his death in property of his widow Rudolfine Stoessl (1922-2013), during her lifetime given as a present to a member of the family of the current owner;
since then private property, Austria
Jane Kallir examined the work in original and confirmed the authenticity. She will include the work to her supplement of the catalogue raisonné under the number: D. 2135a.
Photo certificate by Jane Kallir, from 27 April 2017, attached.

This work has been requested for the exhibition Egon Schiele to be held at Belvedere, Vienna from October 2018 to February 2019.