Sale: 502 / Modern Art II, July 18. 2020 in Munich Lot 403

 
403
Willi Baumeister
Figur mit dunkler Form, 1936.
Pencil and charcoal, wiped and rubbed
Estimate:
€ 12,000 / $ 14,280
Sold:
€ 21,250 / $ 25.287

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Figur mit dunkler Form. 1936.
Pencil and charcoal, wiped and rubbed.
Ponert 633. Lower right signed and dated. On light board. 38 x 28 cm (14.9 x 11 in), the full sheet. [SM].

• With his very own pictorial language the artist conceived linear compositions that have a primal appeal
• He became internationally acknowledge as early as in the 1920s. In the late 1940s he was able to continue on this success path
• Willi Baumeister is an extraordinarily versatile artist: he was a painter, graphic artist, stage designer, art theorist and professor
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PROVENANCE: Curt Weller, Singen/ Hohentwiel.
Galerie Elfriede Wirnitzer, Baden-Baden.
Private collection Switzerland.
Private collection Austria.

403
Willi Baumeister
Figur mit dunkler Form, 1936.
Pencil and charcoal, wiped and rubbed
Estimate:
€ 12,000 / $ 14,280
Sold:
€ 21,250 / $ 25.287

(incl. 25% surcharge)