Lesser Ury (German, 1861-1931) Feldarbeiter
Lot 10
Lesser Ury
(German, 1861-1931)
Feldarbeiter
Sold for £1,750 (US$ 2,941) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Lesser Ury (German, 1861-1931)
Feldarbeiter
signed and dated 'L.Ury/82' (lower right); further signed and indistinctly inscribed 'seinem lieben und verehrten Freunde Julius Elias zum sechzigsten Geburtstag/12.Juli 1921. Lesser Ury' (lower centre)
charcoal and gouache on card
55.7 x 33.1cm (21 15/16 x 13 1/16in).
Executed in 1882 in Belgium

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE
    Gifted by the artist to Dr. Julius Elias, great-uncle of the present owner.
    Thence by descent.

    LITERATURE
    L. Brieger, Lesser Ury (Graphiker der Gegenwart), Berlin, 1921 (illustrated p.18).
    L. Brieger, 'Lesser Ury' in Graphik der Gegenwart, Berlin, 1928 (illustrated p.110).
    J. Seyppel, Lesser Ury, der Maler der alten City: Leben, Kunst, Wirkung, Eine Monographie, Berlin 1987, p.198, no.19.

    The authenticity of this work has kindly been confirmed by Dr. Sibylle Groß.
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