Sale: 517 / Modern Art II, June 18. 2021 in Munich Lot 151

 
151
Josef Scharl
Liegender Akt I (Exotic Nude), 1952.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 18,000 / $ 21,600
Sold:
€ 21,250 / $ 25.500

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Liegender Akt I (Exotic Nude). 1952.
Oil on canvas.
Firmenich/Lukas 527. Lower left signed and dated. 78.5 x 106.5 cm (30.9 x 41.9 in). [CH].

• One of Josef Scharl's very rare nudes
• Work in particularly strong colors in Josef Scharl's oeuvre.
• Notable provenance.
• With 50 years of exhibition history
.

PROVENANCE: Collection Karsch / Galerie Nierendorf, Berlin.
Art dealer Hagemeier, Frankfurt am Main.
Private collection Southern Germany (acquired from aforementioned).

EXHIBITION: Josef Scharl, Galerie Günther Franke, München, April 17 - May 29, 1971, cat. no. 42.
Josef Scharl. Werke aus drei Jahrzehnten, Galerie Nierendorf, Berlin, November 21, 1983 - March 6, 1984, cat. no. 110 (with color illu. on p. 67).
Josef Scharl. 139 ausgewählte Werke, Galerie Nierendorf, Berlin, March 28 - July 6, 1991, cat. no. 68 (with illu. on p. 35).
Josef Scharl. 200 Werke zum 100. Geburtstag, Galerie Nierendorf, Berlin, August 1996-March 1997, cat. no. 100 (with color illu. on p. 41).

151
Josef Scharl
Liegender Akt I (Exotic Nude), 1952.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 18,000 / $ 21,600
Sold:
€ 21,250 / $ 25.500

(incl. 25% surcharge)