Begegnung, (The Encounter)

1928

Watercolour, brush, reed pen and pen and ink on paper
24 ⅝ x 19 ¼ inches / 62.5 x 48.5 cm
Signed lower right: George Grosz
Inscribed lower left: No. 14 Begegnung
Annotated on the reverse: 7 Gurlitt and with the estate stamp and number 1-37-2 lower left

Provenance

Estate of the artist
Private Continental Collection (acquired from the above and sold: Parke Bernet Galleries, New York, April 11, 1962, lot 29)
Private Collection (acquired at the above sale)
Private Collection, USA (acquired in the 1980’s)

Exhibited

Berlin, Galerie Wolfgang Gurlitt, 1929, no. 7


Literature

Der Querschnitt, March 1932, XII, p. 167