36th Contemporary History Auction

Bidding on 1476 lots has ended on 19th April 2020. 89% of all lots sold

0374 |

Drawing of a German officer

Drawing of a German officer

LOT 46-0374
SOLD
Auction ended        18th April 2020  |  06:08 pm CEST
RESULT
STARTING PRICE: EUR 45,00
EXCL. BUYER’S PREMIUM: 22,50 %
DESCRIPTion, DETaILS & Photos
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PERIOD 1918 — 1945
COUNTRY Deutschland
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
LOT 46-0374
EAN 2000000189580
LOT 46-0374
PERIOD 4
COUNTRY Deutschland
EAN 2000000189580
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
PERIOD 1918 — 1945
COUNTRY Deutschland
LOT 46-0374
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
EAN 2000000189580
Drawing of a German officer

Description
Excellent portrait of a young Wehrmacht officer wearing a so-called "crusher" cap. It was presented by the soldiers of his company to his birthday. See original paper with dedication to the reverse: "Unserm Kompanie-Chef zum Geburtstag. Gewidmet von seiner 4. Kompanie."
 
Charcoal drawing. Signed and dated by the artist: "Heinz 18.7.1944". Original frame with some signs of age.
Original paper backing with a tag of the frame maker in Paris.
 
Excellent piece of art.
Size: 52,5cm x 57,5cm

Condition
See description