Sale: 371 / Modern Art / Side lines of the German Avant-garde, Oct. 22. 2010 in Munich Lot 130

 
Karl Caspar - Mariens Gang über das Gebirge


130
Karl Caspar
Mariens Gang über das Gebirge, 1904.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 9,000 / $ 10,170
Sold:
€ 29,280 / $ 33.086

(incl. 22% surcharge)
Oil on canvas
Monogrammed and dated "XII 04" lower left. 78,5 x 108,5 cm (30,9 x 42,7 in)
Early work by Karl Caspar, who was occupied with religious topics throughout his life, executed in a glazed manner. Our work shows a rare type of Madonna that shows the influence of Feuerbach, Thoma, von Schwind and Klinger. [DB].

PROVENANCE: Private collection Germany.

EXHIBITION: Das deutungsreiche Spiel - Der Symbolismus in der Kunst der Gegenwart, Von der Heydt-Museum, Wuppertal, 24 June - 30 September 2007, fullpage illu. p. 69.




130
Karl Caspar
Mariens Gang über das Gebirge, 1904.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 9,000 / $ 10,170
Sold:
€ 29,280 / $ 33.086

(incl. 22% surcharge)