Sale: 517 / Modern Art II, June 18. 2021 in Munich Lot 152

 
152
Theodor Baierl
Die Gefeierte / Der Besuch, Um 1925.
Oil on panel
Estimate:
€ 10,000 / $ 12,000
Sold:
€ 12,500 / $ 15.000

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Die Gefeierte / Der Besuch. Um 1925.
Oil on panel.
Signed in lower right. Inscribed and titled on a gallery label on the reverse. 38.5 x 39 cm (15.1 x 15.3 in).

• Theodor Baierl studied at the Royal Academy in Munich under Franz von Stuck
• He was a well-known Bavarian church painter before he turned to more modernist positions after WW I.
• In the 1920s Baierl participated in several group exhibitions at the Munich Glass Palace
.

PROVENANCE: Galerie Neupert, Zürich. ("Der Besuch" with a gallery label on the reverse).
Private collection Portugal.

LITERATURE: Richard Braungart, Theodor Baierl, in: Westermanns Monatshefte, 73, 1928/29, p. 32.
Grisebach, November 30, 1996, 54th auction, lot 211.
Dobiaschofsky Auctions, November 2012, lot 540 .

152
Theodor Baierl
Die Gefeierte / Der Besuch, Um 1925.
Oil on panel
Estimate:
€ 10,000 / $ 12,000
Sold:
€ 12,500 / $ 15.000

(incl. 25% surcharge)