Blumenstrauss. 1927. Oil on canvas. Signed (in ligature) and dated in lower right. Verso signed, titled and inscribed "HM Pechstein (in ligature ) Berlin W.62 Kurfürstenstr. 126 -Blumenstrauss-". 121 x 91 cm (47.6 x 35.8 in). [SM].
• Summerly bouquet in gaudy colors • Consistent provenance, as it has always been family-owned • For the first time of the international art market • Early exhibition at "Deutsche Kunstgemeinschaft" at Berlin Palace.
Accompanied by an art-historical expertise issued by Dr. Aya Soika in March 2020. The painting is listed in the archive of the Max Pechstein copyright association and in the archive of the author of the catalog raisonné with the number 1927/1 B.
PROVENANCE: Dr. Helmut Orthmann, Berlin (since 1928). Private collection Northern Germany (inherited from aforementioned).
EXHIBITION: Deutsche Kunstgemeinschaft, November 1928 (with a stamp on the stretcher).