Sale: 517 / Modern Art II, June 18. 2021 in Munich Lot 135

 

135
Otto Mueller
Zwei Zigeunerkinder vor der Hütte, 1926/27.
Lithograph in colors
Estimate:
€ 15,000 / $ 17,400
Sold:
€ 20,000 / $ 23.200

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Zwei Zigeunerkinder vor der Hütte. 1926/27.
Lithograph in colors.
Karsch 162 III B (of III B). Verso inscribed by Erich Heckel: "Maschka Mueller N. 9 Mappe III Zigeunerhütten mit Täubchen Mappe Nr. III Sonderdruck". One of ca. 60 copies. On brownish paper. 70 x 50 cm (27.5 x 19.6 in), size of sheet.
Sheet 3 from the series "Zigeuner", published by Galerie Neumann-Nierendorf, Berlin. [SM].
• One of the very rare sheets from the "Zigeuner" portfolio on the international auction market.
• The "Zigeuner" portfolio is Mueller's last great graphic accomplishment and has a key position in his oeuvre
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PROVENANCE: From the artist's estate (with the barely visible stamp on the reverse, Lugt 1829d).
Private collection Southern Germany.




135
Otto Mueller
Zwei Zigeunerkinder vor der Hütte, 1926/27.
Lithograph in colors
Estimate:
€ 15,000 / $ 17,400
Sold:
€ 20,000 / $ 23.200

(incl. 25% surcharge)