Sale: 518 / Art of the 19th Century, June 17. 2021 in Munich Lot 58

 
58
Alexander Koester
Enten in Morgensonne (Enten in blauem Wasser), 1904.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 25,000 / $ 30,000
Sold:
€ 47,500 / $ 57.000

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Enten in Morgensonne (Enten in blauem Wasser). 1904.
Oil on canvas.
Stein 640. Signed in lower left. With an inscription on verso of the stretcher. 68.5 x 98.5 cm (26.9 x 38.7 in).

• For the first time offered on the auction market.
• Early duck picture, made in 1904 when Alexander Koester won the gold medal at the World Expo in the USA.
• Particularly harmonious work with hues of green, blue and antique white in a play with varied ligt reflections
.

PROVENANCE: Private collection South Tyrol (family-owned since obtained as present from the artist).

58
Alexander Koester
Enten in Morgensonne (Enten in blauem Wasser), 1904.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 25,000 / $ 30,000
Sold:
€ 47,500 / $ 57.000

(incl. 25% surcharge)