Sale: 474 / Art of the 19th Century, Nov. 23. 2018 in Munich Lot 107

 
107
Franz von Lenbach
Lily von Poschinger, 1900.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 5,500 / $ 6,050
Sold:
€ 19,375 / $ 21.312

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Lily von Poschinger. 1900.
Oil on canvas.
Signd and dated in lower right. Verso of stretcher with various inscriptions and numbers. 70.7 x 58.6 cm (27.8 x 23 in).

We are grateful to Dr. Sonja von Baranow, Munich, for her kind support in catalogingthis work.

PROVENANCE: Klaus Bach, Canada (verso of stretcher with hand-written ownership note).
Art Auction House Schlosser, Bamberg, auction on November 19, 2011, lot 431.

EXHIBITION: Franz von Lenbach und die Schönen seiner Zeit, Museum Pflegschloss/Lenbachmuseum Schrobenhausen 2016/17 (illu. in cat. on p. 54).

"To the women of his time it was an honor to be painted by him, so much that a characteristic female Lenbach type was coined."
Quote from the painter and author Hermine Hanel (1874-1944), in: ex. cat. Lenbach und die Schönen seiner Zeit, Schrobenhausen 2016/17, p. 76.

107
Franz von Lenbach
Lily von Poschinger, 1900.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 5,500 / $ 6,050
Sold:
€ 19,375 / $ 21.312

(incl. 25% surcharge)