Liegender Kopf (Reclining Head)
numbered '9/15' (lower left), signed and dated 'G. Baselitz 85' (lower right)
woodcut in colours on paper
images: 65x 49.5cm.
sheet: 86 x 61cm.
Executed in 1985 and published in 1988, this work is number nine from an edition of fifteen, published by Maximilian Verlag, Sabine Knust, Munich
Galerie Sabine Knust, Munich.
Private Collection, Switzerland (acquired from the above in 1991).
Acquired from the above by the late owner.
R. Mason and D. Gretenkort, Georg Baselitz: Peintre-Graveur III. Werkverzeichnis der Druckgraphik 1983-1989, Cologne 2019, no. 491 (illustrated, p. 70).
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