Sale: 424 / Modern Art, June 11./13. 2015 in Munich Lot 49

 

49
Hermann Blumenthal
Weiblicher Torso kniend, 1936.
Bronze
Estimate:
€ 6,000 / $ 6,960
Sold:
€ 6,875 / $ 7.974

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Weiblicher Torso kniend. 1936.
Bronze with dark brown patina.
Isermeyer F 48. Verso with monogram "Bl" and foundry mark "H. Noack Berlin". One of presumably 7 casts. Height: 79.5 cm (31.2 in).
One cast is in possession of the estate. [JS].

PROVENANCE: Private collection Northern Germany.

LITERATURE: Hermann Blumenthal 1905-1942. Skulpturen, Zeichnungen, Druckgrafik. Commemorative exhibition on occassion of his 50th day of death, Graphisches Kabinett Kunsthandel Wolfgang Werner, Bremen, 15 August - 2 October, 1992; Galerie Pels Leusden, Berlin, 9 October - 18 November, 1992; Galerie Vömel, Düsseldorf, 12 March - 30 April, 1993, each cat. no. 41, with illu. of gypsum on p. 37.




49
Hermann Blumenthal
Weiblicher Torso kniend, 1936.
Bronze
Estimate:
€ 6,000 / $ 6,960
Sold:
€ 6,875 / $ 7.974

(incl. 25% surcharge)