Lot 3631* - A181 Prints & Multiples - Saturday, 01. July 2017, 04.00 PM

ERNST LUDWIG KIRCHNER

(Aschaffenburg 1880 - 1938 Frauenkirch near Davos)
Zirkusmanege mit springendem Pferd. 1909.
Lithograph. One of 5 known impressions. Signed in pencil lower right: E.L. Kirchner, as well as inscribed lower left: Handdruck. Image 50.5 x 58.5 cm on vélin 55.5 x 64.5 cm. On the reverse with the faded stamp of Galerie Ferdinand Möller with the handwritten note: erworben lt. Vertrag 1940, also with the stamp: Kunstverein Jena and the artist's monogramm stamp: ELK.

We thank Prof. Dr. Günther Gercken for his scientific advice.

Provenance:
- Formerly Botho-Graef-Foundation, Jena (purchased at Ferdinand Möller in 1940).
- Auction Stuttgarter Kunstkabinett, 27.11.1956, No. 463.
- Collection Dr. Hans Werner Riedel and Dr. Ralf Dieter Loher-Riedel, Munich.

Catalogue raisonné:
- Dube, no. 127.
- Gercken, no. 304.

CHF 6 000 / 8 000

€ 5 260 / 7 020

Sold for CHF 31 700 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.