Sale: 397 / Rare Books, Nov. 19./20. 2012 in Hamburg Lot 1043

 
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner - Grohmann, Das Werk Ernst Ludwig Kirchners. 1926


 
1043
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Grohmann, Das Werk Ernst Ludwig Kirchners. 1926
Estimate:
€ 1,500 / $ 1,710
Sold:
€ 2,280 / $ 2.599

(incl. 20% surcharge)
Lot description
Kirchner. - Grohmann, W., Das Werk Ernst Ludwig Kirchners. With 6 orig. woodcuts (1 in black, 4 in blue, title in blue-black) by E. L. Kirchner as well as 100 (4 in colors) loosely atatched plates and numerous illustrations in the text. Munich, K. Wolff (1926). Orig. boards and loose plates, together in orig. cloth case with boards and lettering. Ca. 26,5 : 25,5 cm.

1 of 800 numb. copies (complete print run 850), this in edition with case. - First edition of the fine artist book, make and book design executed by Kirchner himself. "A milestone in 20th centry art publications" (Jentsch). - 1 loose woodcut as flyleaf for plates. - Partly browned in places of margin, 2 plates with small marginal blemishes. Case with traces of use (amongthem 1 lacking side gutter).

Dube 852-53 and 855-58. - Jentsch 160. - Schauer II, 120. - Rifkind Coll. 1482. - Reed 108.

1043
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Grohmann, Das Werk Ernst Ludwig Kirchners. 1926
Estimate:
€ 1,500 / $ 1,710
Sold:
€ 2,280 / $ 2.599

(incl. 20% surcharge)