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Lot 6Lesser Ury
German, 1861-1931
Alexanderplatz, Berlin
Signed L. Ury. (lr)
Oil on canvas
19 3/4 x 14 3/8 inches (50.2 x 36.5 cm)

Emil and Jenny Hirsch, Berlin/Tel Aviv (acquired directly from the artist)
Asher Frenkel, Tel Aviv (acquired from Emil Hirsch, Tel Aviv, circa 1936-37
Thence by descent in the family

Rishon Le Zion, Lesser Ury Retrospective, cat. no. 30 (as Under the Bridge), 1951
Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Lesser Ury, 1861-1931, Memorial Exhibition commemorating the 100th anniversary of his birth, cat. no. 28, 1961

The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by Dr. Sibylle Gross, who will be issuing a certificate.

Sold for $214,200
Estimate $20,000-30,000

Could use a light cleaning; frame rubbing; craquelure in the white pigments at left center and upper left center. There may be a small area of restoration in center. Unable to detect inpainting under UV light.

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