Sale: 406 / Modern Art, June 08. 2013 in Munich Lot 38

 

38
Hermann Max Pechstein
Geschwisterakte mit Lautenspieler, 1913.
Watercolor
Estimate:
€ 7,000 / $ 7,140
Sold:
€ 21,250 / $ 21.675

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Geschwisterakte mit Lautenspieler. 1913.
Watercolor over pencil drawing.
Monogrammed lower left. Verso dated, titled and inscribed by a hand other than that of the artist. On firm wove paper. 19,5 x 27 cm (7,6 x 10,6 in), the full sheet.

Accompanied by a photo expertise issued by Alexander Pechstein, Dobersdorf, dated 20 February, 2013.

PROVENANCE: From artist's estate.
Private collection Northern Germany.

LITERATURE: Cf. similar drawings from the series in: Max Pechstein. Ein Expressionist aus Leidenschaft. Retrospektive, Kunsthalle zu Kiel/Kunstforum Ostdeutsche Galerie Regensburg/Kunstmuseum Ahlen 2010/2011, cat. no. 77 and 78, p. 72.

The watercolor belongs to a series of drawings and watercolors with the same theme, that Max Pechstein made in early September 1913, shortly before his second journey to Italy. [KD].




38
Hermann Max Pechstein
Geschwisterakte mit Lautenspieler, 1913.
Watercolor
Estimate:
€ 7,000 / $ 7,140
Sold:
€ 21,250 / $ 21.675

(incl. 25% surcharge)