Madchen Auf Dem Diwan (Girl On A Divan)
Artwork: Madchen Auf Dem Diwan (Girl On A Divan)
Size: 49 x 68.8 cm
Medium: Oil on board
Creation year: 1906
Marks: Signed E.L. Kirchner and dated 06 (lower left); Nachlass E. L. Kirchner label with inscription Dre/Ba 6 on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Estate of the artist, Switzerland (inv. no. Dre/Ba 6; Roman Norbert Ketterer, Campione d'Italia (executor of the previous; Stephen Silagy, Beverly Hills (acquired from the previous by 1964; Ernest & Margot Gottlieb, New York (acquired by 1966; The Museum of Modern Art, New York (acquired by bequest from Margot Gottlieb in 1993)
Exhibition history: Hamburg, Kunstsalon Clematis, III. Kunstausstellung - Kunstlergruppe 'Brucke', 190; Bremen, Kunsthall; Hanover, Kunstverie; The Hague, Gemeentemuseu; Cologne, Wallraf-Richartz-Museum & Zurich, Kunsthaus, Meisterwerke des deutschen Expressionismus, 1960-61, no. ; Campione d'Italia, Galleria Roman Norbert Ketterer, Moderne Kunst, 1963, illustrated in colour in the catalogu; Stockholm, Moderna Museet, Onskemuseet (The Museum of our Wishes), 1963-64, no. 10, illustrated in the catalogu; New York, Leonard Hutton Galleries, Fauves and Expressionists, 1968, no. 47, illustrated in colour in the catalogu; Boston, The Museum of Fine Arts, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner. A Retrospective Exhibition, 1968-69, no. 5, illustrated in the catalogue

Sotheby's London

Date: 2019-02-26
Lot Number: 10