Georg Kolbe

Pietà
1928

Georg Kolbe, Pietà

Bronze

38 × 30 × 21 cm / 14 15/16 × 11 13/16 × 8 1/4 in

Signed with the initials on the left foot sole

Edition of ca. 15 casts, 4 of these until 1937

Work catalogue by Kolbe-Museum/Berger 1990 no. 121

Expertise

Certificate of authenticity by Dr. Ursel Berger, Georg-Kolbe-Museum, Berlin

Provenance

Private Collection Berlin

Exhibitions
  • Galerie Ludorff, "Meisterwerke des Expressionismus", Dusseldorf 2011/2012
  • Georg-Kolbe-Museum/Gerhard Marcks-Haus, "Georg Kolbe 1877-1947", Berlin/Bremen 1997/98
Literature
  • Galerie Ludorff, "Skulptur I", Dusseldorf 2015, p. 69
  • Ursel Berger, "Georg Kolbe 1877-1947", Ausst.-Kat., Georg-Kolbe-Museum, München 1997, no. 62
  • Ursel Berger, "Georg Kolbe – Leben und Werk mit dem Katalog der Kolbe-Plastiken im Georg-Kolbe-Museum Berlin", Berlin 1990, no. 121
  • Ludwig Justi, "Georg Kolbe", Berlin 1931, p. 7

About Georg Kolbe

Georg Kolbe was an important sculptor in modern art. The theme of dance determines his sensual, moving figures, which are collected internationally.

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