Sale: 502 / Modern Art II, July 18. 2020 in Munich Lot 379

 
379
Josef Scharl
Sonnenblumen (Sunflowers), 1933.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 18,000 / $ 21,420
Sold:
€ 35,000 / $ 41.650

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Sonnenblumen (Sunflowers). 1933.
Oil on canvas.
Firmenich/Lukas 263. Signed and dated in lower right. 88 x 79 cm (34.6 x 31.1 in).
Verso with a barely visible village scene, presumably overpainted by the artist. [CH].
Remarkable still life from the artist's best period of creation
• Verso with an overpainted village scene, executed by teh artist.
• Part of the 1956 commemorative exhibition at the acclaimed gallery St. Etienne in New York.

PROVENANCE: From the artist's estate.
Galerie St. Etienne, New York.
Galerie Hagemeier, Frankfurt am Main.
Private collection Southern Germany (acquired from aforementioned in 2010).

EXHIBITION: Memorial Exhibition Josef Scharl, The Gallery St. Etienne, New York, November 17 - December 15, 1956.
Paintings by Expressionists, The Gallery St. Etienne, New York, January 27 - February 21, 1962 (no cat.).

379
Josef Scharl
Sonnenblumen (Sunflowers), 1933.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 18,000 / $ 21,420
Sold:
€ 35,000 / $ 41.650

(incl. 25% surcharge)