Sale: 518 / Art of the 19th Century, June 17. 2021 in Munich Lot 43

 
43
Paul Baum
Flusslandschaft mit Weiden, Wohl 1896.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 12,000 / $ 13,920
Sold:
€ 45,000 / $ 52.200

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Flusslandschaft mit Weiden. Wohl 1896.
Oil on canvas.
Signed in lower right. Verso of the stretcher with an inscription and labels of the art dealer Cassirer, Berlin/Hamburg. 44 x 59.5 cm (17.3 x 23.4 in).

• Paul Baum is one of the most important Neo-Impressionists in Germany, supported by Paul Cassirer.
• This early landscapes, influenced by a pointillist style, was created after the encounter with the art of Camille Pissarro and Théo van Rysselberghe.
• Characteristic motif of the river landscape with pollard willows, formative for his work from 1895 after Baum had settled in St. Anna-ter-Muiden in the Netherlands.
• Works by Paul Baum can be found in the Albertinum - Gemäldegalerie Neue Meister, Dresden, the Alte Nationalgalerie Berlin and the Wallraff-Richartz Museum in Cologne.
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We are grateful to the heirs of Dr. Wolfram Hitzeroth, Paul Baum Archive Marburg, for the kind support in cataloging this lot.

PROVENANCE: Private collection Northern Germany.

EXHIBITION: Summer Show at Kunstsalon Bruno & Paul Cassirer, Berlin, May 17 - September 30, 1901 (no cat., presumably "Flußlandschaft mit Baumreihe am jenseitigen Ufer").

LITERATURE: Bernhard Echte, Walter Feilchenfeldt (editors), "Das Beste aus aller Welt zeigen", Kunstsalon Bruno & Paul Cassirer, Die Ausstellungen 1898-1901, Wädenswil 2011, pp. 480, 483.

43
Paul Baum
Flusslandschaft mit Weiden, Wohl 1896.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 12,000 / $ 13,920
Sold:
€ 45,000 / $ 52.200

(incl. 25% surcharge)