Sale: 359 / Rare Books including Marine Art, Nov. 16./17. 2009 in Hamburg Lot 61

 
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner - Grohmann, Will, Das Werk E. L. Kirchners, 1926.


 
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Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Grohmann, Will, Das Werk E. L. Kirchners, 1926.
Estimate:
€ 1,000 / $ 1,140
Sold:
€ 3,000 / $ 3.419

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Kirchner. - Grohmann, W., Das Werk Ernst Luwig Kirchners. With 6 orig. woodcuts by E. L. Kirchner as well as 100 plates and illustrations in the text, partly in colours. Munich, K. Wolff 1926. Orig. cloth with cover illustrations in blue and black. 4to.
Dube 852-53 und 855-58. - Jentsch 160. - Schauer II, 120. - Rifkind Coll. 1482. - Reed 108. - Göbel 662. - Kornfeld 202. - 1 of 800 numb. copies (complete print run 850). - First edition of this very nice artist's book, design and complete book decoration, incl. binding, was carried out by Kirchner himself. "Ein Meilenstein in der Kunstpublizistik des 20. Jahrhunderts" (translation of quote in Jentsch:"A milestone of 20th century art journalism"). - Spine with small white trace of colour, else clean and well-preserved copy.
1 of 800 numb. copies of this famous artist's book, a milestone in 20th century art journalism. With 6 orig. woodcuts by E. L. Kirchner, 100 plates and numerous textillustrations. Illustrated orig. cloth. Design and complete book decoration, incl. binding, was carried out by Kirchner himself. - Spine with small white trace of colour, else clean and well-preserved copy.

61
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Grohmann, Will, Das Werk E. L. Kirchners, 1926.
Estimate:
€ 1,000 / $ 1,140
Sold:
€ 3,000 / $ 3.419

(incl. 20% surcharge)