George Grosz (1893-1959)
    Reclining Nude with Sun Hat, Cape Cod, 1939
    Watercolor on paper
    15-5/8 x 22-3/4 inches (39.7 x 57.8 cm)
    With the signature stamp lower right
    With the George Grosz Estate stamp and number 1-64-1 on the reverse

    The artist's studio, Douglaston, Long Island, New York, 1939;
    George Grosz Estate, 1959;
    Richard A. Cohn, New York, 1980;
    Soufer Gallery, New York, 1983;
    Collection of Martin Medak, California, 1983;
    Harcourts Gallery, San Francisco, California (label verso);
    Private Collection, Los Angeles.

    We wish to thank Ralph Jentsch for his assistance in cataloguing this work, which will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné of works on paper by George Grosz. A photo-certificate accompanies this lot.

    Condition Report*:

    Tabbed to mount at upper corners recto; sheet is lightly undulating; a few pinholes along the sheet edges and one small tear to the lower right sheet edge, not affecting the image; light overall discoloration; one handling crease approximately 1 inch long to the upper center margin. Framed Dimensions 25.5 X 31.5 Inches

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