Sale: 517 / Modern Art II, June 18. 2021 in Munich Lot 113

 

113
Helmuth Macke
Paar in Landschaft, Um 1913.
Oil on cardboard
Estimate:
€ 6,000 / $ 6,960
Sold:
€ 27,500 / $ 31.899

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Paar in Landschaft. Um 1913.
Oil on cardboard.
Lower right signed. Once more signed on an old label on the reverse. 37.5 x 56 cm (14.7 x 22 in). [SM].

• Early work from the small oeuvre that the artist had left behind - two thirds of his work was destroyed in an air raid in 1943.
• Together with Heinrich Campendonk and Heinrich Nauen, Macke is one of the Rhenish Expressionists active in Krefeld.
• In the last few years his hitherto little known oeuvre has been honored in several exhibitions (Cologne 2016, Ahlen / Bonn / Erfurt and others 2017/18, Dortmund 2019))
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Herrn Burkhard Leismann, Kunstmuseum Ahlen, is going to include the work into the catalog raisonneé.

PROVENANCE: Galerie Schüller, Munich.
Private collection Southern Germany (since 2004, acquired from the above).




113
Helmuth Macke
Paar in Landschaft, Um 1913.
Oil on cardboard
Estimate:
€ 6,000 / $ 6,960
Sold:
€ 27,500 / $ 31.899

(incl. 25% surcharge)