Sale: 486 / Art of the 20/21 Century III, June 08. 2019 in Munich Lot 295

 
295
Fritz Klimsch
Kniende - Studie zur Morgendämmerung, 1935.
Bronze
Estimate:
€ 5,000 / $ 5,700
Sold:
€ 9,375 / $ 10.687

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Kniende - Studie zur Morgendämmerung. 1935.
Bronze with brown patina.
Cf. Hermann Braun, Fritz Klimsch, Eine Dokumentation, Cologne 1991, no. 168/169. With monogram in ligature in center at bottom on verso. 25 x 15 x 9.5 cm (9.8 x 5.9 x 3.7 in).
Cast by H. Noack, Berlin. This bronze cast unmistakably is a preliminary design for the figure "Morgendämmerung", its model was rediscovered and cast in 1980. At the same time, the work is based on a bozzetto that Klimsch had executed in bronze during his lifetime. In addition, another version in shell limestone is also in existence. [DP].

PROVENANCE: Acquired from the artist
Private collection Southern Germany.

295
Fritz Klimsch
Kniende - Studie zur Morgendämmerung, 1935.
Bronze
Estimate:
€ 5,000 / $ 5,700
Sold:
€ 9,375 / $ 10.687

(incl. 25% surcharge)