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Description

Werner Graeff
Motorrad-konstruktion (sketch)

Germany, c. 1922
pencil and ink on paper
11.75 h × 23.5 w in (30 × 60 cm)

The present lot features an illustration of a motorcycle with rider and an infant in a pram drawn on the back cover of a film exhibition folder. It is likely a sketch related to Graeff's illustration Motorrad-konstruktion published in De Stijl, 5, No. 12, 1922.

Provenance: Estate of Theo and Nelly van Doesburg, Meudon | Christie's, Amsterdam, Modern and Contemporary Art, 9 June 1998, Lot 157 | Private Collection, The Netherlands

Literature: De Stijl, 5, No. 12, 1922, pg. 202 illustrates related drawing

Condition

Unframed.

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Werner Graeff, Motorrad-konstruktion (sketch)

Estimate $2,000 - $3,000Dec 10, 2019
Starting Bid $1,400
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