Mar 05, 2020 - Sale 2532

Sale 2532 - Lot 401

Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,500
Untergehende Menschen.

Drypoint on Japan paper, 1914. 450x258 mm; 17 3/4x10 1/4 inches, full margins. Second state (of 2). One of only several known proofs. With the artist's estate ink stamp (Lugt 1664h, lower right recto) and signed by the artist's widow, Anita Lehmbruck, in pencil, lower right. A superb, dark impression of this extremely scarce print.

We have found only one other impression of this subject at auction in the past 30 years. Petermann 126.