Zwei Ruhende Frauen
Artwork: Zwei Ruhende Frauen
Size: image size: 32.5 x 37.5; sheet size: 46 x 61.1 cm
Medium: Color woodcut printed from two blocks, on laid paper
Creation year: 1909
Marks: Signed and dated 'erich heckel 09' (lower right margin)
Category: Prints
Provenance: Kunsthutte zu Chemnitz, Germany; with their stamp verso; Confiscated from the previous as 'degenerate art' by the Reichsministerium fur Volksaufklarung und Propaganda on 19 August 1937 (Entartete Kunst No. 10079); Ferdinand Moller (1882-1956), Berlin and Zermutzel, with his stamp (not in Lugt) and inscribed in pencil on the reverse 'Erworben lt. Vertrag 1940' (acquired through exchange with the previous on 7 March 1940); Galerie Ferdinand Moller, Cologne (from 1951); Heinrich Neuerburg (1883-1956), Cologne, with his blindstamp (Lugt 1344a) and inventory number 1219 in pencil recto (acquired from the previous between 1951 and 1956); By descent from the previous to the present owners

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-11-11
Lot Number: 58A
Low Estimate: $500000 [-12%]
High Estimate: $700000 [-37%]
Hammer Price: $440000
Sold For: $543000