Sale: 402 / Old Masters and Art of the 19th Century, May 14. 2013 in Munich Lot 680

 
680
Wilhelm Busch
Zwei Kühe in Landschaft, 1880.
Oil on paper
Estimate:
€ 4,000 / $ 4,800
Sold:
€ 4,375 / $ 5.250

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Zwei Kühe in Landschaft. Um 1880.
Oil on paper, laminated on board.
Brunngraber-Malottke 1041. 11,7 x 21 cm (4,6 x 8,2 in), the full sheet. Lamination board a little larger.
The motif of the cow can be found in numerous studies by Wilhelm Busch from the 1880s (cf. Gmelin 652 - 691). [CB].

Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by professor L. [Elisabeth] Nöldeke on 5 December, 1926 (laminated on rear; her husband Adolf Nöldeke was a nephew of Wilhelm Busch).
We are grateful to Dr. Ruth Brunngraber-Malottke, Wilhelm Busch Museum, Hanover, for her kind support in cataloging this lot.

LITERATURE: Ruth Brunngraber-Malottke, addenda to register of Wilhem Busch's paintings, Hanover 2007, p. 72 (with illu.).

680
Wilhelm Busch
Zwei Kühe in Landschaft, 1880.
Oil on paper
Estimate:
€ 4,000 / $ 4,800
Sold:
€ 4,375 / $ 5.250

(incl. 25% surcharge)