Erich Heckel (1883-1970)
Männerbildnis (Selbstbildnis), 1918
46.36h x 46.36w cm
Dimensions:Plate: 464 x 328 mm. 18 1/4 x 12 7/8 in. Sheet: 615 x 431 mm. 24 1/8 x 17 in.
References: Dube 318 ii/iii, before the published edition
Signature: Signed in pencil "Erich Heckel" bottom right
Annotation: Dated in pencil “18” in the artist’s hand bottom right, “Männliches Bildnis” in pencil probably by another hand bottom left corner
Watermark: Lion and JVZ
Provenance: Kornfeld (24 June 1983, lot 181); to
David Tunick, Inc., New York; 1985 to
Private collection, U.S.A.
Impression: Brilliant and early, with rich coloration
Condition: Excellent apart from some mat stain in the margins well outside the image, full, wide margins with deckle edges all around