Sale: 498 / Art of the 19th Century, July 18. 2020 in Munich Lot 549

 

549
Franz von Lenbach
Otto von Bismarck, 1890.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 8,000 / $ 8,160
Sold:
€ 33,750 / $ 34.425

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Otto von Bismarck. 1890.
Oil on canvas.
Signed, dated and inscribed "Friedriechsruh" in lower left. Verso with fragments of old labels, as well as illegibly inscribed by hand. 119 x 97 cm (46.8 x 38.1 in).

• Particularly sensitive and intimate portrait of one of the most renowned German statesman of the 19th century.

PROVENANCE: M. Knoedler & Co. Gallery, New York (verso with a fragmentarily preserved label).
Private collection Southern Germany.




549
Franz von Lenbach
Otto von Bismarck, 1890.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 8,000 / $ 8,160
Sold:
€ 33,750 / $ 34.425

(incl. 25% surcharge)