Gustav Klimt (Austrian, 1862-1918) Seated Female Nude with Long Hair
Lot 28
Gustav Klimt (Austrian, 1862-1918) Seated Female Nude with Long Hair, c. 1917 - 1918 22 1/16 x 14 1/2in (56 x 37cm)
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Lot Details
(n/a) Gustav Klimt (Austrian, 1862-1918)
Seated Female Nude with Long Hair, c. 1917 - 1918
estate stamped (lower right) and spurious writing (lower left)
pencil on paper
22 1/16 x 14 1/2in (56 x 37cm)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Estate of Fay Shwayder, Denver, Colorado

    Literature:
    Alice Strobl, Gustav Klimt, Die Zeichnungen: 1912 - 1918, Vol. III, Galerie Welz, Salzburg, 1984, p. 192, illustrated number 2915

    Exhibited:
    Vienna, Christian M. Nebehay, 1967, number 45

    Note:
    The sitter is unknown, but the drawing is a study for Klimt’s oil on canvas Adam and Eve, 1917 - 1918, painted in Vienna, the unfinished work now hangs in the Österreichische Galerie in Belvedere.
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