Sonnenaufgang über Hof Seebüll. Um 1930/ 1935. WatercolorWatercolor. Signed in lower right. On Japon. 34 x 45 cm (13.3 x 17.7 in), the full sheet. [SM].
• Atmospheric work showing the beloved landscape of his home • Characteristic motif in typical atmospheric density • For the first time offered on the international auction market.
Accompanied by a photo expertise issued byProf. Dr. Manfred Reuther, Klockries, on June 11, 2020. The work is registered at his archive with the number "Nolde A - 174/2020".
PROVENANCE: Galerie Vömel, Düsseldorf (1957) Private collection (acquired from aforementioned) Private collection Southern Germany (inherited from aforementioned).
"Our landscape is modest, far from all excess and exuberance, we know that, but the close observer gets an infinite amount of quiet, intimate beauty, harsh sublimity and a stormy wild life in return for his love." Emil Nolde, Reisen, Ächtung, Befreiung. 1919-1946, released by the Nolde Foundation Seebüll, Cologne 2002, Vol. IV, p. 9.