Enten in Morgensonne (Enten in blauem Wasser), 1904.
Oil on canvas
€ 25,000 / $ 30,000
€ 47,500 / $ 57.000 (incl. 25% surcharge)
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).