Sale: 419 / Modern Art, Dec. 05. 2014 in Munich Lot 221

 
221
Conrad Felixmüller
Der Maler Otto Schubert und Frau, 1919.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 100,000 / $ 120,000
Sold:
€ 412,500 / $ 495.000

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Der Maler Otto Schubert und Frau. 1919.
Oil on canvas.
Felixmüller 169. Rear of canvas signed, dated and inscribed "No. 169 = Der Maler Otto Schubert und Frau = ( Diese Seite ist nicht von mir)", as well as inscribed "O Schubert", presumably by a hand other than that of the artist. 122 x 70 cm (48 x 27,5 in).
Verso with an over-painted composition, not by Felixmüller's hand.
Important work from the artist's expressive period of creation.

PROVENANCE: Counsellor of Justice Dr. Wilhelm Laaff, Wiesbaden (with adhesive collector stamp on stretcher).
Private collection Baden-Württemberg.

EXHIBITION: Conrad Felixmüller, Nassauischer Kunstverein, Wiesbadener Gesellschaft für bildende Kunst, Neues Museum Wiesbaden, 1920, cat. no. 9.
Conrad Felixmüller - Gemälde und Graphik, Städtisches Museum Wiesbaden, 1966, cat.no. 6 (with illu. in black and white) .

221
Conrad Felixmüller
Der Maler Otto Schubert und Frau, 1919.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 100,000 / $ 120,000
Sold:
€ 412,500 / $ 495.000

(incl. 25% surcharge)