Sale: 449 / Modern Art I, June 10. 2017 in Munich Lot 243

 
243
Georg Schrimpf
Staffelsee, 1925.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 30,000 / $ 33,000
Sold:
€ 62,500 / $ 68.750

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Staffelsee. 1925.
Oil on canvas.
Hofmann/ Praeger 1925/ 11. Lower left signed and dated. Verso signed, dated and titled, as well as twice barely legibly inscribed. 46.7 x 67.1 cm (18.3 x 26.4 in).
The stretcher onto which the canvas is mounted today presumably belonged to another painting, which is suggested by remains of a label from Galerie Hans Goltz, Munich inscribed "Sitzendes Mädchen".

EXHIBITION: Münchner Neue Secession 1914 - 1924, XI. exhibition at Kunstverein, Munich, 1st February - 27 February 1925, no. 211.
Die Neue Sachlichkeit, Galerie Neumann-Nierendorf, Berlin, March - April 1927, no. 78.

LITERATURE: Eduard Scharrer. Die Münchner Neue Sezession. In: Der Hellweg, 5th year, issue 31, 1925, p. 575.
Deutsche Kunst und Dekoration, 29th year, volume 57, 1925/ 26, p. 21.
Richard Braungartl. Ein Meister des neuen Kunststils. Zu den Bildern von Georg Schrimpf. In: Westermanns Monatshefte, 77th year, 1932, illu. on p. 110.
Matthias Pförtner. Georg Schrimpf, 1940, illu. on p. 23.
Josef Adamiak. Georg Schrimpf. Ein Beitrag zum Problem der Malerei der "Neuen Sachlichkeit", 1961, p. 37, with an illu. on p. 50 (unprinted).

243
Georg Schrimpf
Staffelsee, 1925.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 30,000 / $ 33,000
Sold:
€ 62,500 / $ 68.750

(incl. 25% surcharge)