Sale: 517 / Modern Art II, June 18. 2021 in Munich Lot 206

 
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Karl Schmidt-Rottluff
Stillleben mit Glockenblumen, 1969.
Wax chalks and Brush and India ink
Estimate:
€ 18,000 / $ 21,600
Sold:
€ 22,500 / $ 27.000

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Stillleben mit Glockenblumen. 1969.
Wax chalks and Brush and India ink.
Signed in lower left. On wove paper. 54 x 39.9 cm (21.2 x 15.7 in), the full sheet. [CH].

• High-contrast work in strong colors from the late creative period of the great expressionist.
• The colors' freshness, the drawing's spontaneity and the depth that Schmidt-Rottluff realizes with scarce means deliver proof of the artist's poise and the creative powers characteristic of his later works
.

The work is documented in the archive of the Karl and Emy Schmidt-Rottluff Foundation.

PROVENANCE: Private collection Rhineland
Private collection Northern Germany (inherited from the above).

206
Karl Schmidt-Rottluff
Stillleben mit Glockenblumen, 1969.
Wax chalks and Brush and India ink
Estimate:
€ 18,000 / $ 21,600
Sold:
€ 22,500 / $ 27.000

(incl. 25% surcharge)