Sale: 489 / Evening Sale, June 07. 2019 in Munich Lot 147

 
147
Heinrich Maria Davringhausen
Männliches Porträt, 1912/13.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 60,000 / $ 67,800
Sold:
€ 62,500 / $ 70.625

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Männliches Porträt. 1912 /13.
Oil on canvas.
Eimert 45. Heusinger von Waldegg 18. Bottom center signed "H. Davring". Verso of the canvas inscribed "808". 97 x 91 cm (38.1 x 35.8 in) . [CH].

- One of the artist's first portraits.
- Particularly expressive, both in terms of colors and imagery
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PROVENANCE: From the artist's estate.
Private collection Berlin.
Private collection Hesse.

EXHIBITION: Heinrich Maria Davringhausen 1894-1970. Retrospective, Leopold-Hoesch-Museum, Düren 1995, cat. no. 14.
Heinrich M. Davringhausen, Vom Expressionismus zur Neuen Sachlichkeit, August Macke Haus, Bonn, February 6 - June 2, 2013, p. 82 (with illu.).

LITERATURE: J. Heusinger v. Waldegg, H. M. Davringhausen 1894-1970. Monograph with work catalog 1912-1932, Cologne 1977, cat. no. 18 (with illu. in black-and-white).
Christie’s London, Auction 7563, February 5, 2008, lot 247.
"First portraits came into existence, a field in which Davringhausen would make seminal accomplishments for German art as of 1915."
Dorothea Eimert, author of the catalog raisonné about the artist's early portraits, quote after: Das Frühwerk, in: Heinrich Maria Davringhausen 1894-1970. Monograph and catalog raisonné, p. 34.

147
Heinrich Maria Davringhausen
Männliches Porträt, 1912/13.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 60,000 / $ 67,800
Sold:
€ 62,500 / $ 70.625

(incl. 25% surcharge)