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    Description

    George Grosz (1893-1959)
    Plants, Douglaston, Long Island, 1937
    Ink on paper
    19-3/4 x 15-1/2 inches (50.2 x 39.4 cm)
    Signed and dated lower right: Grosz / 37
    Inscribed lower left: To Bernard & Beckie from George X-mas 37

    PROVENANCE:
    Collection of Bernard and Rebecca Reis, New York, gift from the artist;
    Collection of Barbara Poe Levee, Los Angeles, California, by descent;
    Private collection, Denver, Colorado, by descent.

    NOTE:
    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.


    Condition Report*: This work appears to be in overall good condition; the paper is hinged to the mount at the top corners verso; tiny pinholes at the corners, visible only when examined outside of the frame; overall slight paper discoloration, with mat burn along the edges; framed under glass.
    Framed Dimensions 21.75 X 25.5 Inches
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2021
    13th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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