Käthe Kollwitz (1867 - 1945)

Lot 447: KÄTHE KOLLWITZ, Der Abschied, 1940/1941


November 26, 2013
Cologne, Germany

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Description: Bronze. Height 17.3 cm. Monogrammed at the lower edge 'K.K.' and with the foundry mark "H.NOACK BERLIN". - With bronze-coloured patina. In very good condition. - Posthumous cast.

Galerie Alex Vömel, Düsseldorf (probably purchased there in the 1960s); since then in family possession

i.a.: Düsseldorf 1973 (Galerie Alex Vömel), Käthe Kollwitz Skulpturen, illus. p. 12; Düsseldorf 1976 (Galerie Vömel), Käthe Kollwitz Skulpturen, illus. p. 12

Martin Fritsch/Josephine Gabler, Käthe Kollwitz - Bildhauerin aus Leidenschaft. Das plastische Werk, exhib.cat. Käthe-Kollwitz-Museum Berlin, Berlin, 2011, p. 100; Martin Fritsch (ed.), Käthe Kollwitz - Zeichnung, Grafik, Plastik, Berlin 1999, p. 358, colour illus. p. 359; Herwig Guratzsch, Käthe Kollwitz. Druckgraphik, Handzeichnungen, Plastik, Hanover 1990, cat. no. 63, colour illus. p. 63
Artist or Maker: KÄTHE KOLLWITZ
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Modern Art

November 26, 2013, 6:00 PM CET

Cologne, Germany

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