Stepptanz
Artwork: Stepptanz
Size: 21 x 25.7 cm
Medium: Watercolour and pencil on paper
Creation year: 1911
Marks: Signed 'E.L. Kirchner' (centre right); with nachlass stamp (lugt 1570b; on the reverse)
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Executed circa 1911
Provenance: The artist's estate; Galerie Meta Nierendorf, Berlin, by 1961; Carus Gallery, New York, by 1973; Anonymous sale, Hauswedell & Nolte, Hamburg, 7 June 1991, lot 32; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Berlin, Galerie Meta Nierendorf, E. L. Kirchner, Aquarelle, Pastelle, Handzeichnungen, November 1961 - February 1962, no. 30, p. 17 (illustrated; titled 'Tanzpaare'); Leipzig, Museum der bildenden Kunste, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner: Zeichnungen, Aquarelle, Pastelle aus einer Privatsammlung, December 1992 - January 1993, no. 4, p. 4 (illustrated; dated '1908-10'); this exhibition later travelled to Wuppertal, Von der Heydt-Museum, February - May 1993; Berlin, Brucke-Museum, Aquarelle der Brucke, September 1995 - January 1996, no. 4 (illustrated); Bonn, Kunstmuseum, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Farbige Werke auf Papier, May - August 1999, no. 21, p. 173 (illustrated p. 93; dated '1908-10'); Aschaffenburg, Galerie der Stadt, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner: Leben ist Bewegung, November 1999 - February 2000, no. 60, p. 218 (illustrated p. 161; dated '1910'); this exhibition later travelled to Oldenburg, Landesmuseum, March - June 2000; Hamburg, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Im Zentrum: Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, October 2001 - January 2002, no. 37, p. 179 (illustrated p. 39; dated '1910'); this exhibition later travelled to Berlin, Brucke Museum, and Davos, Kirchner Museum

Christie's London

Date: 2017-03-01
Lot Number: 278