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Seated Girl - Head of a Man

Heinrich Zille (Radeberg 1858 - Berlin 1929)


Seated Girl - Head of a Man

Lot-No. 142

Proceeds : 900,00 €


Charcoal drawing, 13,5 x 12 cm, signature stamp, framed under glass, uninspected out of frame. On a separate sheet on the back pencil drawing of a head of a man with spectacles, 11 x 8 cm, estate stamp, framed under glass, uninspected out of frame. - We are grateful to Detlef Rosenbach for kindly confirming the autenticity. - Draughtsman, graphic artist, painter a. photographer who is famous for his depictions of the Berlin working class milieu. Z. was trained as lithographer but also took lessons with Th. Hosemann at the Königliche Kunstschule in Berlin. At the turn of the century he began to develop his typical style. In 1903 he became member of the secession. He gained great popularity with his works for the magazin 'Simplicissimus'. In 1924 he became professor at the Berlin academy. - Mus.: Berlin (Nat.-Gal.). - Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Rosenbach 'H.Z. - Das graphische Werk'.

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Heinrich Zille: Seated Girl - Head of a Man


Heinrich Zille (Radeberg 1858 - Berlin 1929)

Seated Girl - Head of a Man

Lot-No. 142

Proceeds : 900,00 €

Print

Charcoal drawing, 13,5 x 12 cm, signature stamp, framed under glass, uninspected out of frame. On a separate sheet on the back pencil drawing of a head of a man with spectacles, 11 x 8 cm, estate stamp, framed under glass, uninspected out of frame. - We are grateful to Detlef Rosenbach for kindly confirming the autenticity. - Draughtsman, graphic artist, painter a. photographer who is famous for his depictions of the Berlin working class milieu. Z. was trained as lithographer but also took lessons with Th. Hosemann at the Königliche Kunstschule in Berlin. At the turn of the century he began to develop his typical style. In 1903 he became member of the secession. He gained great popularity with his works for the magazin 'Simplicissimus'. In 1924 he became professor at the Berlin academy. - Mus.: Berlin (Nat.-Gal.). - Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Rosenbach 'H.Z. - Das graphische Werk'.

Seated Girl - Head of a Man