April 6, 2017 10:00 EST

1,000 Years of Collecting

 
  Lot 66
 
Lot 66 - MAX KURZWEIL  (AUSTRIAN, 1867-1916)

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MAX KURZWEIL (AUSTRIAN, 1867-1916)
"DER POLSTER"

1903, with wide margins, Gesellschaft für vervielfältigende Kunst, Vienna, publisher. Color woodcut on tissue-thin Japan, with the top 1 1/4 inch folded under and mounted to its original support, presumably as issued.
image: 11 1/8 x 10 1/8 in. (28.3 x 25.7cm)
sheet: 15 1/8 x 12 in. (38.4 x 30.5cm)

Provenance: William Weston Gallery, London, United Kingdom.
Andrew Terry Keats Fine Art, San Francisco, California.
Jeffrey M. Kaplan, Washington, D.C. (acquired directly from the above in 1989).

note:
One of the most famous prints from the Jugendstil or Art Nouveau period, this print was published in the first issue of the Annual Print Portfolio of the Gesellschaft fur Vervielfaltigende Kunst and features Kurzweil's wife Martha as the subject.

Sold for $1,625
Estimated at $500 - $800


 

1903, with wide margins, Gesellschaft für vervielfältigende Kunst, Vienna, publisher. Color woodcut on tissue-thin Japan, with the top 1 1/4 inch folded under and mounted to its original support, presumably as issued.
image: 11 1/8 x 10 1/8 in. (28.3 x 25.7cm)
sheet: 15 1/8 x 12 in. (38.4 x 30.5cm)

Provenance: William Weston Gallery, London, United Kingdom.
Andrew Terry Keats Fine Art, San Francisco, California.
Jeffrey M. Kaplan, Washington, D.C. (acquired directly from the above in 1989).

note:
One of the most famous prints from the Jugendstil or Art Nouveau period, this print was published in the first issue of the Annual Print Portfolio of the Gesellschaft fur Vervielfaltigende Kunst and features Kurzweil's wife Martha as the subject.

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