Farbkomposition mit Rund- und Ovalformen. Um 1933/34. Pastel. Not in Venzmer. Verso with artist's estate stamp (Lugt 1258 f). On roughened brownish wove paper. 50 x 60 cm (19,6 x 23,6 in), the full sheet. With two typographic labels (plit in places) on rear of frame, there inscribed with numbers "Ob-Nr: Höl43481" and "K/Die-103".
We are grateful to Dr. Alexander Klee, Vienna, for his kind support in cataloging this lot. The work will be included into the forthcoming catalog raisonné.
EXHIBITION: Adolf Hölzel. Wegbereiter der Abstraktion, Städtische Kunstsammlungen Galerie Albstadt, 21 November, 1999 to 23 January, 2000, color illu. on p. 131 (in reverse illustration, corected on addenda sheet). Le virtù della Passione. La collezione Dr. Charlott e Tistou Kerstan, Palazzo Magnani, Reggio Emilia (Italy), June - August 2007 (with typographic label on rear of frame, there inscribed "pm 227"). "Vom Leuchten der Farben - Picasso, Beckmann, Jawlensky..". Special exhibition in Städtischen Museum Engen + Galerie from 24 March - 14 June, 2009 (with label on rear of frame).