Ohne Titel. 1953. Watercolor and ink brush drawing. Claesges 53-025. Lower right signed and dated. Inscribed by Elisabeth Nay-Scheibler on the reverse. On paper. 24.2 x 33.9 cm (9.5 x 13.3 in), size of sheet. [CH].
• Privately-owned for 45 years. • For trhe first time ever on the international auction market. • Dynamic work in strong colors from the series of the "Rhythmical Pictures". • Harmonious interplay of expressive, graphic structures and freely floating color fields. • In his entirely abstract works from the 1950s Nay found the "most energetic liberation of the color" (quote from: Claesges, p. 11).
PROVENANCE: Elisabeth Nay-Scheibler (1927-2020), Cologne. Private collection Southern Germany (acquired from aforementioned in 1976).