Sale: 512 / Modern Art II, Dec. 12. 2020 in Munich Lot 411

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
Badender Akt mit Segelboot, Um 1913/14.
Colored chalk drawing
€ 15,000 - 20,000

$ 17,550 - 23,400

Lot description
Badender Akt mit Segelboot. Um 1913/14.
Colored chalk drawing.
Verso with the estate stamp (Lugt 1570b) and the hand-written number"FS Be/Bf 20". On smooth wove paper. 46 x 59 cm (18.1 x 23.2 in), almost the full sheet. [CH].

• Spontaneously captured, dynamic figure study.
• Kirchner spent the summers from 1912 to 1914 on the island of Fehmarn.
• A similar but smaller drawing of a bathing woman on the beach with rocks and a sailing boat is in the National Gallery of Art in Washington (1912/13).
- For some paintings made on Fehmarn this sheet may have served as a prelimnary sketch: "Segelboote im Sturm" (1912, Gordon 254), "Zwei badende Frauen am Strand mit Barke" (1912, Gordon 257) und "Drei Badende am Meer" (1912/20, Gordon 258).
- The motif of bathers and the nude outdoors are among the main motifs of the "Brücke" group

This work is documented at the Ernst Ludwig Kirchner Archive, Wichtrach/Bern.

PROVENANCE: From the artist's estate.
Kunstmuseum Basel (1946).
Stuttgarter Kunstkabinett Roman Norbert Ketterer, Stuttgart (1954).
Galerie Nierendorf, Berlin (December 1966)
Private collection Southern Germany.

LITERATURE: Hauswedell & Nolte, Hamburg, 263rd auction, Moderne Kunst, June 9, 1986, lot no. 579 (with illu. on plate 21).

Called up: December 12, 2020 - ca. 17.26 h +/- 20 min.


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