Hügelige Landschaft/Erdlandschaft. 1933. Oil on canvas. Firmenich 260. Signed and dated in lower left. 45.5 x 142 cm (17.9 x 55.9 in). [SM].
• In Scharl's characteristic strongly gestural brushwork. • Unusual format • Over the past couple of years Joseph Scharl's works have realized tremendous price increases.
PROVENANCE: From the artist's estate. Private collection Southern Germany.
EXHIBITION: Joseph Scharl, Pavillon Alter Botanischer Garten, München, 1953, no. 19. Commemorative Exhibition on occassion of the 10. death day, Galerie Nierendorf, Berlin, 1964. Commemorative Exhibition on occassion of the 70. birthday, Galerie Nierendorf, Berlin, 1967, no. 48 (with illu.). Joseph Scharl, exhibition venue Saarstraße, Mengen, 2011. Joseph Scharl. Zwischen den Zeiten, Museen Böttcherstraße, Bremen, February 18 - June 3, 2018; Ernst-Barlach-Haus, Hamburg, June 17 - October 21, 2018, cat. no 18, color illu. on p. 52.