Bildnis Des Dichters Frank
Artwork: Bildnis Des Dichters Frank
Size: 70.4 x 60.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1917
Marks: Signed 'E.L.Kirchner.' (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted in Kreuzlingen, Switzerland in 1917
Provenance: The artist's estate; Kunstmuseum, Basel, by 1946; Galerie Roman Norbert Ketterer, Stuttgart, by 1954; Spencer A. Samuels, New York, by 1969; Private collection, Canada; sale, Christie's, London, 23 June 1986, lot 22; Acquired at the previous sale by the late owner
Exhibition history: Frankfurt, Galerie Ludwig Schames, Schweizer Arbeit von E.L. Kirchner, January 1922, no. 11, n.p; St. Gallen, Kunstmuseum, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, 1880-1938, October - November 1950, no. 13, n.p; Lugano, Galerie R. N. Ketterer, Moderne Kunst V, 1968, no. 71 (illustrated p. 88); New York, Spencer A. Samuels & Company, Ltd., Expressionismus, October - November 1968, no. 26 (illustrated p. 58); London, Marlborough Fine Art, Kirchner: 1880-1938, Oils, Watercolours, Drawings and Graphics, June - July 1969, no. 17, p. 16 (illustrated p. 40); London, Fischer Fine Art, Apocalypse and Utopia: A view of Art in Germany, 1910-1939, March - May 1977, no. 51 (illustrated p. 2)

Christie's London

Date: 2018-06-20
Lot Number: 15B