Egon Schiele

Austrian, 1890–1918

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A great innovator of modern figure painting, Egon Schiele is known for creating erotic and deeply psychological portraits, on many occasions using himself as the subject. Schiele often used color sparingly, his work identifiable instead by his …

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Sitzender weiblicher Akt, die Arme auf die Knie gestützt, die Beine verschränkt, 1918
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Black Chalk drawing, on brownish paper
29.5 x 46.3 cm
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Jun 18, 2021
Ketterer Kunst
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Sitzender weiblicher Akt, die Arme auf die Knie gestützt, die Beine verschränkt. 1918. Black Chalk drawing. Kallir 2314. Signed and dated in bottom center. On brownish paper. 46.3 x 29.5 cm (18.2 x 11.6 in), size of sheet. [EH]. • Privately-owned for more than 40 years. • Made the last year of Egon Schiele's life. • Another drawing from this motif series is part of the collection of the Gemeentemuseum in The Hague. We are grateful to the Kallir Research Institute for the kind support in cataloging this lot. PROVENANCE: Private collection Munich (since 1982). LITERATURE: Karl & Faber, Munich, auction 161, November 25/26, 1982, lot 1217, illu. on plate 129. "The erotic artwork is sacred, too." Egon Schiele in a sketchbook from 1911 Called up: June 18, 2021 - ca. 19.10 h +/- 20 min.
Sitzender weiblicher Akt, die Arme auf die Knie gestützt, die Beine verschränkt, 1918
Black Chalk drawing, on brownish paper
Jun 18, 2021
Ketterer Kunst
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Work on Paper
29.5 x 46.3 cm
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Jun 18, 2021
Ketterer Kunst
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Sitzender weiblicher Akt, die Arme auf die Knie gestützt, die Beine verschränkt. 1918. Black Chalk drawing. Kallir 2314. Signed and dated in bottom center. On brownish paper. 46.3 x 29.5 cm (18.2 x 11.6 in), size of sheet. [EH]. • Privately-owned for more than 40 years. • Made the last year of Egon Schiele's life. • Another drawing from this motif series is part of the collection of the Gemeentemuseum in The Hague. We are grateful to the Kallir Research Institute for the kind support in cataloging this lot. PROVENANCE: Private collection Munich (since 1982). LITERATURE: Karl & Faber, Munich, auction 161, November 25/26, 1982, lot 1217, illu. on plate 129. "The erotic artwork is sacred, too." Egon Schiele in a sketchbook from 1911 Called up: June 18, 2021 - ca. 19.10 h +/- 20 min.
Hockender weiblicher Akt, 1918
Sold on May 14, 2021
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Work on Paper
black Conté crayon on paper
45.72 x 29.21 cm
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Auction Sale
May 14, 2021
Christie's
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Egon Schiele (1890-1918) signed and dated ‘Egon Schiele 1918’ (lower right); with Nachlass stamp (on the reverse) black Conté crayon on paper 11 ½ x 18 1/8 in. (29.2 x 45.8 cm.) Drawn in 1918
Hockender weiblicher Akt, 1918
black Conté crayon on paper
May 14, 2021
Christie's
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45.72 x 29.21 cm
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May 14, 2021
Christie's
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Egon Schiele (1890-1918) signed and dated ‘Egon Schiele 1918’ (lower right); with Nachlass stamp (on the reverse) black Conté crayon on paper 11 ½ x 18 1/8 in. (29.2 x 45.8 cm.) Drawn in 1918
Sich entkleidendes Mädchen (Girl Undressing), 1911
Sold on May 13, 2021
$3,771,000
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Work on Paper
Gouache, watercolor and pencil on paper
31.0 x 55.9 cm
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$3,771,000
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May 13, 2021
Sotheby's
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Property from a Distinguished New York Collection Signed with the initial S and dated 1911 (lower right) Gouache, watercolor and pencil on paper 18 by 11⅝ in. 55.9 by 31 cm Executed in 1911.
Sich entkleidendes Mädchen (Girl Undressing), 1911
Gouache, watercolor and pencil on paper
May 13, 2021
Sotheby's
$3,771,000
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Work on Paper
31.0 x 55.9 cm
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May 13, 2021
Sotheby's
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$3,771,000
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Property from a Distinguished New York Collection Signed with the initial S and dated 1911 (lower right) Gouache, watercolor and pencil on paper 18 by 11⅝ in. 55.9 by 31 cm Executed in 1911.
Kauernder weiblicher Akt (Crouching Female Nude), 1917
Sold on May 13, 2021
$4,013,000
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Work on Paper
Gouache, watercolor and pencil on paper
31.0 x 55.9 cm
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$4,013,000
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May 13, 2021
Sotheby's
Description
Property from the Heirs of Heinrich Rieger Signed  and dated 1917 (lower right) Gouache, watercolor and pencil on paper 22 by 12¼ in. 55.9 by 31 cm Executed in 1917.
Kauernder weiblicher Akt (Crouching Female Nude), 1917
Gouache, watercolor and pencil on paper
May 13, 2021
Sotheby's
$4,013,000
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Work on Paper
31.0 x 55.9 cm
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May 13, 2021
Sotheby's
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$4,013,000
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Property from the Heirs of Heinrich Rieger Signed  and dated 1917 (lower right) Gouache, watercolor and pencil on paper 22 by 12¼ in. 55.9 by 31 cm Executed in 1917.
Paar Im Umarmung (Couple embracing), 1914
Sold on Apr 30, 2021
$315,000
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Work on Paper
Black crayon on paper
32.7 x 49.7 cm
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$315,000
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Apr 30, 2021
Sotheby's
Description
Signed and dated 1914 (lower right); stamped with the Nachlass mark (on the reverse) Black crayon on paper 19 ½ by 12 ⅞ in. (49.7 by 32.7 cm) Framed: 32 by 25 ⅜ in. (81.2 by 64.4 cm) Executed in 1914-15.
Paar Im Umarmung (Couple embracing), 1914
Black crayon on paper
Apr 30, 2021
Sotheby's
$315,000
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32.7 x 49.7 cm
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Apr 30, 2021
Sotheby's
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$315,000
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Signed and dated 1914 (lower right); stamped with the Nachlass mark (on the reverse) Black crayon on paper 19 ½ by 12 ⅞ in. (49.7 by 32.7 cm) Framed: 32 by 25 ⅜ in. (81.2 by 64.4 cm) Executed in 1914-15.
Liegender Akt mit verschränkten Armen (Reclining Nude with Crossed Arms), 1914
Sold on Nov 10, 2020
$352,800
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Pencil on paper
48.3 x 32.4 cm
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$352,800
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Nov 10, 2020
Sotheby's
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Property from the Kiki Kogelnik Foundation Signed  and dated 1914 (lower center); stamped with the Nachlass mark (on the verso) Pencil on paper 12 3/4 by 19 in. (32.4 by 48.3 cm) Framed: 21 by 27 in. (53.3 by 68.6 cm) Executed in 1914.
Liegender Akt mit verschränkten Armen (Reclining Nude with Crossed Arms), 1914
Pencil on paper
Nov 10, 2020
Sotheby's
$352,800
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Work on Paper
48.3 x 32.4 cm
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Nov 10, 2020
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$352,800
Description
Property from the Kiki Kogelnik Foundation Signed  and dated 1914 (lower center); stamped with the Nachlass mark (on the verso) Pencil on paper 12 3/4 by 19 in. (32.4 by 48.3 cm) Framed: 21 by 27 in. (53.3 by 68.6 cm) Executed in 1914.
Sich niederbeugender Mädchenakt mit aufgelöstem Haar (Bending Nude Girl with Loosened Hair), 1917
Sold on Nov 10, 2020
$277,200
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Work on Paper
Black crayon on paper
40.0 x 28.1 cm
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$277,200
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Nov 10, 2020
Sotheby's
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Property of American Filmmaker John Hughes Signed and dated 1917 (lower right) Black crayon on paper 11 1/8 by 15 3/4 in. (28.1 by 40 cm) Framed: 20 by 24 in. (50.8 by 61 cm) Executed in 1917.
Sich niederbeugender Mädchenakt mit aufgelöstem Haar (Bending Nude Girl with Loosened Hair), 1917
Black crayon on paper
Nov 10, 2020
Sotheby's
$277,200
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11% est
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Work on Paper
40.0 x 28.1 cm
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Nov 10, 2020
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$277,200
Description
Property of American Filmmaker John Hughes Signed and dated 1917 (lower right) Black crayon on paper 11 1/8 by 15 3/4 in. (28.1 by 40 cm) Framed: 20 by 24 in. (50.8 by 61 cm) Executed in 1917.
Egon Schiele 1890 - 1918, 1990
Sold on Oct 31, 2020
JPY ¥149,500
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Lithograph
23.0 x 34.0 cm
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JPY ¥149,500
Auction Sale
Oct 31, 2020
SBI Art Auction
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1990 リトグラフ、10点、アルバム 保証書にエディションナンバー Various size: S. 34.0 × 23.0 cm - S. 56.0 × 40.2 cm Book size: 65.0 × 48.3 cm ED. 600 保証書
Egon Schiele 1890 - 1918, 1990
Lithograph
Oct 31, 2020
SBI Art Auction
JPY ¥149,500
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23.0 x 34.0 cm
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Oct 31, 2020
SBI Art Auction
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JPY ¥149,500
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1990 リトグラフ、10点、アルバム 保証書にエディションナンバー Various size: S. 34.0 × 23.0 cm - S. 56.0 × 40.2 cm Book size: 65.0 × 48.3 cm ED. 600 保証書
Liegendes Mädchen mit roter Bluse, 1890-1918
Sold on Oct 22, 2020
€644,000
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watercolour, gold paint and pencil on paper
26 x 22.1 cm
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€644,000
Auction Sale
Oct 22, 2020
Christie's
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Egon Schiele (1890-1918) Liegendes Mädchen mit roter Bluse signé et daté 'SCHIELE EGON. 08.' (en bas à droite); avec le cachet_ _‘Nachlass EGON SCHIELE’ (au revers) aquarelle, peinture dorée et graphite sur papier 26 x 22.1 cm. Exécuté en 1908 signed and dated 'SCHIELE EGON. 08.' (lower right); stamped 'Nachlass EGON SCHIELE' (on the reverse) watercolour, gold paint and pencil on paper 10 ¼ x 8 ¾ in. Executed in 1908
Liegendes Mädchen mit roter Bluse, 1890-1918
watercolour, gold paint and pencil on paper
Oct 22, 2020
Christie's
€644,000
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26 x 22.1 cm
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Oct 22, 2020
Christie's
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€644,000
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Egon Schiele (1890-1918) Liegendes Mädchen mit roter Bluse signé et daté 'SCHIELE EGON. 08.' (en bas à droite); avec le cachet_ _‘Nachlass EGON SCHIELE’ (au revers) aquarelle, peinture dorée et graphite sur papier 26 x 22.1 cm. Exécuté en 1908 signed and dated 'SCHIELE EGON. 08.' (lower right); stamped 'Nachlass EGON SCHIELE' (on the reverse) watercolour, gold paint and pencil on paper 10 ¼ x 8 ¾ in. Executed in 1908
Liegendes Mädchen in dunkelblauem Kleid, 1890-1918
Sold on Oct 6, 2020
$1,470,000
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Work on Paper
gouache and watercolor over pencil on paper
44.5 x 31 cm
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$1,470,000
Auction Sale
Oct 6, 2020
Christie's
Description
Egon Schiele (1890-1918) Liegendes Mädchen in dunkelblauem Kleid signed with initial and dated 'S. 10.' (upper right) gouache and watercolor over pencil on paper 17 ½ x 12 ¼ in. (44.5 x 31 cm.) Painted in 1910.
Liegendes Mädchen in dunkelblauem Kleid, 1890-1918
gouache and watercolor over pencil on paper
Oct 6, 2020
Christie's
$1,470,000
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Work on Paper
44.5 x 31 cm
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Auction Sale
Oct 6, 2020
Christie's
Realized Price
$1,470,000
Description
Egon Schiele (1890-1918) Liegendes Mädchen in dunkelblauem Kleid signed with initial and dated 'S. 10.' (upper right) gouache and watercolor over pencil on paper 17 ½ x 12 ¼ in. (44.5 x 31 cm.) Painted in 1910.