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Original watercolor sketch (a gift to the Craven's) with various unrelated scenes titled ART RACKET, THE FRENCH DRAGON and TO THE FUTURE. Signed "Merry Xmas, George and Eva Grosz". Size: 9 x 8 inches, framed 15.5 x 14.5 inches. Provenance: Former home of art critic Thomas Craven of Martha's Vineyard. (George Grosz was a German/American artist. Best known for his Dada art and satirical caricature works, Georg Ehrenfried Gross was born in Berlin in 1893 but mostly worked in NY/MA, later changing his name to George Grosz. Some consider him to be perhaps the most outstanding caricaturist and political satirist of the period following World War I.)

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Estimate $2,000 - $3,000Jan 19, 2020
Starting Price $1,000
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