Sale: 419 / Modern Art, Dec. 05. 2014 in Munich Lot 366

 
366
Albert Birkle
Ruhende mit Hut (Else Starosta), Um 1926.
Oil
Estimate:
€ 35,000 / $ 40,950
Sold:
€ 45,000 / $ 52.650

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Ruhende mit Hut (Else Starosta). Um 1926.
Oil on firm board.
Kraker 596 (there with title "Halbakt mit rotem Kleid"). Signed lower right. Verso inscribed "No 6" by a hand other than that of the artist. 62 x 70,5 cm (24,4 x 27,7 in). [JS].

We are grateful to Roswita and Victor Pontzen, archive Albert Birkle, Salzburg, for their kind support in cataloging this lot.

PROVENANCE: Collection Joseph Hierling (1977 acquired directly from artist; until 2010).
Private collection Hamburg (since 2010).

EXHIBITION: Albert Birkle, Museum Expressiver Realismus Schloß Kißlegg, 13 May - 30 September, 2001, Dominikanermuseum Rottweil, 19 October - 2 December, 2001.
Menschenbilder - Collection Joseph Hierling, Kunsthalle Schweinfurt 26 March - 25 July, 2010, p. 76 (with color illu.).

366
Albert Birkle
Ruhende mit Hut (Else Starosta), Um 1926.
Oil
Estimate:
€ 35,000 / $ 40,950
Sold:
€ 45,000 / $ 52.650

(incl. 25% surcharge)