Sale: 479 / Classics of the 20th Century I, Dec. 08. 2018 in Munich Lot 833

 

833
Otto Mueller
Zwei Frauen, Um 1925.
Watercolor, color pen and pastel
Estimate:
€ 80,000 / $ 92,800
Sold:
€ 168,750 / $ 195.750

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Zwei Frauen. Um 1925.
Watercolor, color pen and pastel.
Signed in lower right. Verso once more signed. On creme paper. 34.2 x 50.5 cm (13.4 x 19.8 in), the full sheet.

The work will be included into the forthcoming catalog raisonné, currently compiled by Dr. Mario-Andrea von Lüttichau and Dr. Tanja Pirsig-Marshall with the number WVZ 1924/19 (945).

PROVENANCE: Ralph Harmon Booth, Grosse Pointe, Michigan (acquired in Berlin in the late 1920s).
Private collection (inherited from aforementioned).

"My pictures tell more than any biography could; in my works I show my life and all my experience."
Otto Mueller, quote after: Einfach-Eigen-Einzig. Otto Mueller 1874-1930, Weimar 2012, p. 4.




833
Otto Mueller
Zwei Frauen, Um 1925.
Watercolor, color pen and pastel
Estimate:
€ 80,000 / $ 92,800
Sold:
€ 168,750 / $ 195.750

(incl. 25% surcharge)