Sale: 446 / Art of the 19th Century, May 24. 2017 in Munich Lot 161

 
161
Hans Thoma
Ella am halbrunden Fenster, 1887.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 7,000 / $ 7,700
Sold:
€ 8,750 / $ 9.625

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Ella am halbrunden Fenster. 1887.
Oil on canvas.
Monogrammed and dated in lower center. 65 x 50 cm (25.5 x 19.6 in).
Belatedly inscribed with a dedication by the artist: "Das Kind gehört jetzt dem Gatten Hugo Geißler 9. Sept 1922 Hans Thoma".
Verso of stretcher with several labels and with hand-written numbers. [CB].

PROVENANCE: District court director Dr. Hugo Geißler (1877-1929), the artist's son in law (with dedication by the artist).
State Museums Berlin (with crossed-out inventoy sticker of the Berlin National Gallery on verso of stretcher (inventory no. A III 389) as well as with a label confirming that the work was taken out of the inventory in 1993).
Private ownership Frankfurt.

EXHIBITION: Special exhibition Hans Thoma. Paintings, Drawings, Prints, State Gallery Moritzburg Halle, May to June 1974, cat. no. 18 (black-and-white illu. 16).

161
Hans Thoma
Ella am halbrunden Fenster, 1887.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 7,000 / $ 7,700
Sold:
€ 8,750 / $ 9.625

(incl. 25% surcharge)