Lot 17. Sketch for the Bath

František Kupka
(1871 – 1957)
pencil on paper Dimensions: 19 x 15 cm   Provenance:- purchased by Jindrich Waldes directly from Frantisek Kupka - confiscated by the Gestapo in 1939, moved to the State Gallery and then to the National Gallery in Prague - deposited in the collections of the National Gallery in Prague, registered under No. W 1911 / NG K 5033 - in 1996 the restitution of the National Gallery in Prague (the so-called Waldes restitution) to the heirs of the factory owner Jindrich Waldes - significant private collection   Publicated.   Consulted with Professor Jaromir Zemina, Dr Karel Srp, Dr Jiri Machalicky, Aneta Kopecka and Vladimir Lekes.   Confirmation of authenticity by Vladimir Lekes attached.
Starting/Selling price
70.000 Kč
2 690 EUR
80.000 - 120.000 Kč
3 080–4 620 EUR
Price realized
290.000 Kč