Lot: 112 Carl Christoph Hartig 1888 Davos - 1975 Düsseldorf Küste bei Amalfi. Um 1920. Oil on canvas. Signed lower right. 65,5 x 81,5 cm (25,7 x 32 in).
PROVENANCE: Private collection Eastern Germany.
In terms of style the oeuvre of Carl Christoph Hartig is hard to classify, as his art shows influences from many tendencies of Classic Modernism. In his impressionist period Hartig found a model in Paul Cézanne, which becomes obvious in the city views, such as this "Coast near Amalfi". Fauvism,. However, was another importance source for Hartig. [CB].