A Spacelab70 Special Offering With Provenance. GOUACHE & WATERCOLOR PAINTING WITH GRAPHITE. (Untitled Study of a Standing Female Nude). One of AUSTRIA's most important artists, EXPRESSIONIST painter EGON SCHIELE is famous for his depictions of EROTIC and SEXUALLY EXPLICIT FEMALE NUDES. Although his very brief life was a troubled one---his female nude works were considered scandalous and immoral in their day--his drawings and paintings.Can now be seen in the most prominent museums and collections around the world. Now considered one of Europe's greatest and most daring artists, his beautifully-rendered EROTIC works attract higher and higher prices globally as the years go by. This superb GOUACHE PAINT, WATERCOLOR and LEAD PENCIL work on paper is a terrific example of EGON SCHIELE's erotic NUDE female figure studies during the turn of the century Viennese SECESSIONIST period ---of which Egon Schiele was only second to Gustav Klimt as the leading exponent of Austrian Expressionism in fine-art. On an old, pale-beige / cream paper stock, this lovely ORIGINAL PAINTING has a sheet-size of: 12 1/4" x 8 13/16" (31 cm x 22.5 cm) and is blank on the verso.
The drawing was made in 1914, just four years before Egon Schiele's untimely death in 1918. DATED by the artist, below the signature: 1914. This work is an ORIGINAL PAINTING, NOT a print, litho or other reproduction of any kind. We can absolutely assure you of this. Otherwise, style, subject and signature all appear correct.Just a few small edge tears, well away from the "live" picture area. Some light toning to the paper, due to age. A RARE and highly-collectible, now well-over 100 year old, SIGNED, PAINTED Egon Schiele ORIGINAL PORTRAIT. A great example of Egon Schiele's poignant, beautiful and EROTIC female NUDE figure studies, now 109 years old! It's a greatly reduced. Or make us a reasonable "BEST OFFER" if you prefer and we will consider that. Offered for sale as a.
Item or make us a. HUGELY REDUCED but only for our. This item is in the category "Art\Paintings". The seller is "spacelab70" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.