Sale: 533 / Modern Art Day Sale and Gerlinger Collection, Dec. 10. 2022 in Munich Lot 470

 

470
Hermann Max Pechstein
Varieté, Um 1910.
Oil crayon and India ink
Estimate:
€ 20,000 / $ 18,800
Sold:
€ 25,000 / $ 23,500

(incl. surcharge)
Varieté. Um 1910.
Oil crayon and India ink.
Lower right monogrammed. On brownish paper (left edge perforated). 14 x 19.7 cm (5.5 x 7.7 in), almost the full sheet.
[AM].
• Characterfull cabaret motif with a winning liveliness.
• With a fascinated eye, Pechstein provides impressions of dance halls and cabarets in the metropolis Berlin.
• Early work from the group of motifs of dance, cabaret and theater, which inspired Pechstein to many expressive depictions over several decades
.

Accompanied by a written expertise issued by Mr Alexander Pechstein on January 14, 2018.

PROVENANCE: Private collection North Rhine-Westphalia (until 2017: Lempertz December 1, 2017).
Private collection Northern Germany (acquired from the above).

LITERATURE: Lempertz, auction 1099, December 1, 2017, lot 465 (with illu.).
Tanz! Max Pechstein. Bühne, Parkett, Manege, Max-Pechstein-Museum, Kunstsammlungen Zwickau, April 6 - July 14, 2019, color illu. on p.160.




470
Hermann Max Pechstein
Varieté, Um 1910.
Oil crayon and India ink
Estimate:
€ 20,000 / $ 18,800
Sold:
€ 25,000 / $ 23,500

(incl. surcharge)