DescriptionGeorge Grosz (1893-1959)
Street Scene, Downtown Manhattan, 1933
Watercolor on paper
19 x 24-3/4 inches (48.3 x 62.9 cm) (sheet)
Signed and dated lower right: Grosz 1933
Signed and inscribed on the reverse: Grosz 20
Studio of the artist, Bayside, New York, 1933;
Collection of Bernard and Rebecca Reis, New York;
Collection of Barbara Poe Levee, Los Angeles, California, by descent;
Private collection, Denver, Colorado, by descent.
We wish to thank Ralph Jentsch for his gracious 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.
Overall paper discoloration with mat burn; rippling along the top and bottom edges; one repaired tear to upper left edge (approx. 2 inches); sheet is hinged to mount at top corners verso; framed under acrylic. Framed Dimensions 24.75 X 30.75 X 1.2 Inches
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