Ich. Wohl 1925. Oil on canvas. Titled as part of the depiction. 45.8 x 30.5 cm (18 x 12 in). [CE]. • Next to "GALA", which is also offered in this auction, this is another great work from his days at the Bauhaus. We are grateful to Peter Hahn for the kind support in cataloging this lot.
PROVENANCE: From the artist's estate. Private collection Switzerland (verso with collection label). Private collection Netherlands.
EXHIBITION: Xanti Schawinsky (series "Un museo oggi"), Galleria d'Arte Moderna, Bologna, in cooperation with the Bauhaus Archive, Berlin, May 1 - June 8, 1975, p. 114, illu. on p. 58 (with exhibtion label on verso of the stretcher). Xanti Schawinsky, Malerei, Bühne, Grafikdesign, Fotografie, Bauhaus Archive, Berlin 1986, cat. no. 1, with illu. on p. 29 and p. 75. Netherlands, bauhaus – pioneers of a new world, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam, February 9 - May 26, 2019.