Brigg in Dünung. 1933. Watercolor and Indian ink drawing. Lower left signed, titled and inscribed with the artist's signet. Lower right dated. On fine laid paper. 30.6 x 46.7 cm (12 x 18.3 in), size of sheet. [CH].
• Feininger‘s time at the State Bauhaus in Weimar (1919 - 1932) came to an end shortly before this work was made • Feininger‘s maritime depictions are among the most sought-after works within his euvre • Other watercolors from thsi year are in possession of, among others, the Museum of Modern Art, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, the Busch-Reisinger Museum, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge/Massachusetts.
Accompanied by photo expertise issued by Achim Moeller, ,anaging director of the Lyonel Feininger Project LLC, New York/Berlin, on October 7, 2016. The work is registered at the archive of the Lyonel Feininger Project with the number 1398-10-07-16.
PROVENANCE: Buchholz Gallery, Curt Valentin, New York. Perry Townsend Rathbone (1911-2000), Cambridge/Massachusetts (acquired from aforementioned). Private collection USA (inherized from aforementioned).