Erich Heckel (German, 1883-1970)
Untitled (Young Girl in White Chemise); Watercolor and pencil on paper (framed); Signed; 11" x 12 3/8" (sheet); Provenance: The Joan & Lester Avnet Collection, New York; Private Collection, Idaho
Sale Price: $15,000
Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000
Signed lower right recto. Hinged at top, some light creases, mostly along top edge. Not examined out of the frame. NOTE: This piece was once included in the collection of Joan and Lester Avnet. A portion of the Avnet's collection was donated to the Museum of Modern art in the 1960s and upon Mr. Avnet's death in 1970. The donation is chronicled in the museum's publication, A Treasury of Modern Drawing: The Joan and Lester Avnet Collection in the Museum of Modern Art, by William S. Lieberman (1978).