Lot 241: Max Beckmann, Das Karussell, 1921
December 2, 2016
Cologne, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Signed, titled and inscribed 'Beckmann 21 Karussell (Handprobedruck I. Zustand)' in old German script.Pl. 7 of the portfolio "Jahrmarkt", published by the Marées-Gesellschaft at R. Piper & Co, Munich, in 1922 and printed by Franz Hanfstaengl, Munich. One of the few trial proofs before the edition of 200.
Condition Report: With an unobtrusive print-related crease and minor marginal defects.
Notes: Droit de suite according to conditions of sale
Provenance: Galerie Nierendorf, Berlin; Private collection since, Berlin
Dimensions: 28.5 x 25.4 cm (44.7 x 37 cm)
Artist or Maker: Max Beckmann
Medium: Etching on Japan paper with cropped watermark "R" Framed under glass