Sale: 519 / Post War / Cont. Art II, June 19. 2021 in Munich Lot 500

 
500
Walter Stöhrer
Figur Nr. 1, Um 1964.
Mixed media on canvas
Estimate:
€ 15,000 / $ 18,000
Sold:
€ 40,000 / $ 48.000

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Figur Nr. 1. Um 1964.
Mixed media on canvas.
Forstbauer/Merkert/Kunisch/Behrens 1964.29. Titled "Figur No. 1" on the reverse. 160 x 110 cm (62.9 x 43.3 in). [CH].

• Privately-owned for more than 40 years.
• Offered on the international auction market for the first time (source: artprice.com).
• In the works made as of 1963 Stöhrer addresses motion and the process of creation.
• The delicate ameba figuration spreads out over the entire canvas in these works.
• Similar works from the same year are in possession of, among others, the Folkwang Museums, Essen, and the Städel Museums, Frankfurt/Main
.

PROVENANCE: Private collection Southern Germany (acquired from the artist in 1980).

500
Walter Stöhrer
Figur Nr. 1, Um 1964.
Mixed media on canvas
Estimate:
€ 15,000 / $ 18,000
Sold:
€ 40,000 / $ 48.000

(incl. 25% surcharge)