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Carbon Copy of a Letter from Karl Ernst Osthaus to Egon Schiele, 4th Jul. 1911

Leopold Museum,
Typewriter on paper with marginal perforations
27.7×22.9 cm


  • Egon Schiele

    (Tulln 1890–1918 Vienna)

  • Karl Ernst Osthaus

    (Hagen 1874–1921 Merano)

Unfortunately not on display at the moment


O/M July 4, 1912

To Mr. Egon Schiele
Vienna XII.
Rosenhügelstr. 9

Honorable Mr. Schiele,
Unfortunately, I am otherwise too engaged to be able to meet your request. I would, however, be pleased to receive from you a smaller work occasionally, in exchange for the equivalent sum sent most recently.

Your sincere

Object data

  • Recipient: Egon Schiele
  • Sender: Karl Ernst Osthaus
Carbon Copy of a Letter from Karl Ernst Osthaus to Egon Schiele
4th Jul. 1911
Typewriter on paper with marginal perforations
27.7×22.9 cm
Credit line
Leopold Museum, Vienna, Inv. 5386
Inventory access
Accession 1997
Catalogue raisonne
  • ESDA ID 2016
  • Nebehay 1979: Nicht gelistet/Not listed
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Provenance research
Leopold Museum i

Karl Ernst Osthaus, Hagen (bis 1921);
Erb*innen nach Karl Ernst Osthaus (1921 bis vermutlich 1997);
Auktion: 26.11.1997, Antiquariat J. A. Stargardt, Berlin, Autographen aus allen Gebieten, Los Nr. 707; (1)
Leopold Museum-Privatstiftung, Wien (1997); (2)

  1. Antiquariat J. A. Stargardt, Autographen aus allen Gebieten. Katalog 667, Berlin 1997, S. 241-243
  2. Archiv des Leopold Museums, Rechnung vom 26.11.1997

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