Modernist 20th Century /07 December 2003


Georg Kolbe

H. Novak edition
Germany, c. 1912
bronze with brown patina
16½ h in (42 cm)

Mies van der Rohe chose Georg Kolbe's sculpture "Sunrise" for the reflecting pool of his Barcelona Pavilion. Signed: [GK I]. Impressed foundry mark: [H Novack Berlin Friedenau, Made in Germany].

estimate: $10,000–15,000
result: $12,980

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