Sale: 502 / Modern Art II, July 18. 2020 in Munich Lot 307

Oskar Moll
Jardin du Luxembourg II, 1907.
Oil on canvas
€ 20,000 - 30,000

$ 22,800 - 34,200

Lot description
Jardin du Luxembourg II. 1907.
Oil on canvas.
Salzmann 47. Lower left signed and inscribed "S.l. Williams". Verso of the canvas with hand-written title, date and number "N° 500". 54 x 65 cm (21.2 x 25.5 in).
The painting is presumably identical with the painting "Park" (cf. Jubiläumsausstellung Oskar Moll, Breslau 1925, cat. no. 12).
• Early work from the year of his relocation to Paris.
• The pictorial language still shows the influence of his master Lovis Corinth.

We are grateful to Dr. Gerhard Leistner for the kind support in cataloging this lot. The painting will be included into new catalog raisonné of works by Oskar Moll (in preparation).

PROVENANCE: Private collection Melita Williams, England.
Private collection Rhineland.
Private collection Northern Germany.

EXHIBITION: Oskar Moll. Gedächtnisausstellung zum 20. Todestag, Wilhelm Lehmbruck-Museum, Duisburg 1967, cat. no. 12.
Oskar Moll, Städtische Sammlungen Biberach, Braith-Mali-Museum, Biberach 1968, cat. no. 1.
Galerie Norbert Blaeser, Düsseldorf, no date, cat. no. 1.

LITERATURE: Thomas Levy, Carl-Jürgen Tohmfor, Das Café du Dôme und die Académie Matisse, Schwetzingen 1988, with color illu. on p. 54.
Annette Gautherie-Kampka, Café du Dôme: Deutsche Maler in Paris 1903-1914, Bremen 1996, with color illu. on p. 75.
Lempertz Cologne, auction 763, November 21, 1998, lot 836.
Lempertz Cologne, auction 788, June 7, 2000, lot 336.

Called up: July 18, 2020 - ca. 14.07 h +/- 20 min.


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