Sale: 502 / Modern Art II, July 18. 2020 in Munich Lot 417

 
417
Oskar Kokoschka
Frühlingsblumen, 1972.
Watercolor on paper
Estimate:
€ 30,000 / $ 35,100
Sold:
€ 35,000 / $ 40.950

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Frühlingsblumen. 1972.
Watercolor on paper.
Lower right signed and dated "III. 72". On BFK Rives wove paper (with the watermark). 65.7 x 50.5 cm (25.8 x 19.8 in), size of sheet. [CH].

• One of Oskar Kokoschka's flower watercolors which are particularly sought-after for their fresh and strong colors.
• Kokoschka's talents in both graphic art and painting become particularly obvious in his true-to-life flower watercolors.
• Kokoschka executes the delicate watercolor onto the paper without a preliminary drawing.
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We are grateful to Dr. Alfred Weidinger for his kind expert advice.

PROVENANCE: From the artist's estate.
Galerie Ludorff, Düsseldorf(1985).
Private collection Rhineland.
Private collection Rhineland (inherited from aforementioned).

LITERATURE: Frühjahr 1985 (Katalog 41), Galerie Ludorff, Düsseldorf 1985, S. 37 (mit Farbabb., S. 36).

417
Oskar Kokoschka
Frühlingsblumen, 1972.
Watercolor on paper
Estimate:
€ 30,000 / $ 35,100
Sold:
€ 35,000 / $ 40.950

(incl. 25% surcharge)