Sale: 439 / Modern Art II, Dec. 08. 2016 in Munich Lot 65

 
65
Hermann Max Pechstein
Boote zu Wasser II, 1925.
Colored chalk
Estimate:
€ 3,000 / $ 3,480
Sold:
€ 5,375 / $ 6.235

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Boote zu Wasser II. 1925.
Colored chalk over India ink drawing.
Lower right signed and dated. Verso titled "Boote zu Wasser II" and inscribed "2205 DMP 68" by a hand other than that of the artist. On slightly creme wove paper. 40 x 49 cm (15.7 x 19.2 in), the full sheet.
This drawing is a very early preliminary study for the watercolor "Ausfahrt zum Fischfang" from 1951 which is also offered in this auction (cf. lot 69). [JS].

We are grateful to Mr. Alexander Pechstein for his kind expert advice.

PROVENANCE: From the artist's estate.
Private collection Brandenburg (acquired from the estate around 1980).

65
Hermann Max Pechstein
Boote zu Wasser II, 1925.
Colored chalk
Estimate:
€ 3,000 / $ 3,480
Sold:
€ 5,375 / $ 6.235

(incl. 25% surcharge)