Lot 0001 - Online catalogue - Modern Art Tue, 26 February 2019, 2 PM

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Impressionist & Modern Art

Gustav Klimt (Lot 0001), 126th auction zoom

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Gustav Klimt

Study for the portrait of Sonja Knips
estimate € 15,000 - 25,000
  • Detailbild 1: Kat. 0001
  • Detailbild 2: Kat. 0001

Gustav Klimt

(Wien 1862 - 1918 Wien)
Study for the portrait of Sonja Knips, 1898
black chalk on paper; 45 x 31,4 cm
Provenance
formerly gallery Wolfgang Gurlitt, Munich;
Felix Landau Gallery, Los Angeles;
Mitzi Landau, Los Angeles;
Suppan Fine Arts, Vienna, Christmas auction, 29 November 1999, no. 230;
acquired there, since then private property, Austria
Exhibitions
1962 Vienna, Albertina, Gustav Klimt, 1862-1918, Zeichnungen, memorial exhibition, no. 17;
1970 Darmstadt, Mathildenhöhe, Internationale der Zeichnung, special exhibition Gustav Klimt and Henri Matisse, no. 16
Literature
Alice Strobl, Gustav Klimt. Die Zeichnungen 1878 - 1903, vol. I, Verlag Galerie Welz, Salzburg 1980, cat.-no. 411, ill. p. 133
We are grateful to Dr. Marian Bisanz-Prakken for her help in cataloguing this drawing.