This lot was part of 118th Art Auction, Auction days on Tue, 20 June 2017, 12 AM CET.
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0223

Gustav Klimt

Lying semi-nude with bent left leg

estimate € 50,000 - 100,000

Hammer price € 240,000
(without premium)

Gustav Klimt

(Wien 1862-1918 Wien)
Lying semi-nude with bent left leg, 1912/13
pencil, blue and red colour pencil on paper; 36.9 × 56 cm
estate stamp on the lower right (turned 90 degrees)
Provenance
from the estate of the artist;
Otto Stoessl (1875-1936), 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
Literature
Alice Strobl, Gustav Klimt. Die Zeichnungen 1878-1903, Bd. III, Verlag Galerie Welz, Salzburg 1982, compare the group: WV-No. 2320, 2321, 2326, ill. p. 55 and p. 57
We thank Dr. Bisanz-Prakken for her kind help.
The work will be included to the supplement of the catalogue raisonné.