Sale: 502 / Modern Art II, July 18. 2020 in Munich Lot 408

William Wauer
Porträtstudie Lu, 1922.
Oil on canvas, relined
Post auction sale: € 25,000 / $ 29,750
Lot description
Porträtstudie Lu. 1922.
Oil on canvas, relined.
60 x 40.5 cm (23.6 x 15.9 in). [EH].

• Sculptor as painter
• Represented by Herward Walden‘s Sturm Galerie in Berlin
• Between Expressionism and Berlin Cubism
• Other portraits can be found at Moderna Museet, Stockholm

PROVENANCE: Galerie Der Sturm, Herwarth Walden, Berlin (with a label from before the relining on the canvas (illegibly inscribed)).
Collection of Carl Laszlo, Basel.
Collection of Alfred Hoh, Fürth.
Private collection Southern Germany.
Private collection.

EXHIBITION: Galerie der Sturm, Berlin, 118th exhibition, April 1923, probably no. 90.
William Wauer, Skulpturen und Gemälde, Skulpturenmuseum Glaskasten, Marl, April - June 1980, illu. on p. 114.


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