Description: Unsigned. Black estate stamp "Nr. 33 [the number in black ink] aus dem Nachlass von Fräulein Lise Gujer, Davos-Sertig 13.3.1967" verso lower right. Titled and dated "Stehende Frau und nähendes Mädchen Um 1920" by Florian Karsch in pencil lower centre.We would like to thank Gerd Presler, Weingarten, for confirmatory and complementary informationAccording to Gerd Presler, the present work is a sketchbook sheet dating from Kirchner's early years in Davos. The artist probably depicted a scene from the social life of the Swiss resort with get-togethers in large hotels and sanatoriums for 'Tango Tea', for chess matches or for musical events.
Dimensions: 20.7 x 15.9 cm
Artist or Maker: Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Medium: Pencil drawing on smooth, thin paper with rounded corners on the right side Framed under glass
Date: Circa, 1920
Condition Report: The paper slightly browned and minor traces of age, folds to lower corners.
Provenance: Estate Lise Gujer, Davos (stamp verso); Galerie Nierendorf, Berlin; Private possession, Rhineland
Notes: VAT: Margin scheme
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