Sale: 512 / Modern Art II, Dec. 12. 2020 in Munich Lot 467

 
467
Karl Schmidt-Rottluff
Gelber Sonnenhut, Um 1965.
Chalk drawing and India ink drawing
Estimate:
€ 10,000 / $ 12,000
Sold:
€ 20,000 / $ 24.000

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Gelber Sonnenhut. Um 1965.
Chalk drawing and India ink drawing.
Signed in lower right. On creme laid paper. 40 x 54 cm (15.7 x 21.2 in), the full sheet. [JS].

• Airy bright composition, which, owing to the close-up depiction, unfolds an expressive play of forms and colors that almost has an abstract effect
• Typical expressionistic depiction characterized by a fascinating interplay of black contours and airy colors
• Family-owned since making
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The work is registered at the archive of the Karl and Emy Schmidt-Rottluff Foundation Berlin. We are grateful to Mrs Christiane Remm for her kind support in cataloging this lot.

PROVENANCE: Family of Otto Mueller, Berlin (in 1968 obtained as present from the artist in on occassion of the birth of Mueller's granddaughte, ever since family-owned).

467
Karl Schmidt-Rottluff
Gelber Sonnenhut, Um 1965.
Chalk drawing and India ink drawing
Estimate:
€ 10,000 / $ 12,000
Sold:
€ 20,000 / $ 24.000

(incl. 25% surcharge)