Sale: 503 / Post War / Contemporary Art II, July 17. 2020 in Munich Lot 67

 
67
Gerhard Altenbourg
Vorspiel, 1956.
Chinese India Ink, red chalks
Estimate:
€ 20,000 / $ 23,800
Sold:
€ 25,000 / $ 29.750

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Vorspiel. 1956.
Chinese India Ink, red chalks.
Janda 56/90. Lower right monogrammed and dated, lower left titled. On wove paper, laminated on canvas and board. 103 x 62.4 cm (40.5 x 24.5 in), the full sheet.
[SL/KT].
• For the first time on the international art market
• Expressive scene full of symbolic content
• Altenbourg‘s works can be found at, among others, the Museum of Modern Art, New York
.

PROVENANCE: Galerie Springer, Berlin (West).
Galerie Brusberg, Hanover.
Galerie Stübler, Hanover (1988).
Collection Ernst Jürgen Kirchertz, Hülsede.
Private collection Rhineland.

EXHIBITION: Altenbourg, Galerie Springer, Berlin (West), February 25 - March 25, 1961, cat. no. 5.
Gerhard Altenbourg. Blätter aus 35 Jahren, Galerie Brusberg, Hanover Berlin, May 14 - June 30, 1983.
Galerie Brusberg, Berlin, September 23 - October 22, 1983, cat. no. 92.
Gerhard Altenbourg. Aquarelle, Zeichnungen, Galerie Meyer-Ellinger, Frankfurt am Main, January 22 - February 18, 1987, cat. no. 27.
Gerhard Altenbourg "Hirnschauer und der Schwelle Wispern". Mischtechniken, Radierungen, Holzschnitte von 1947 bis 1987, Galerie Stübler, Hanover, June 5 - July 31, 1988.
Gerhard Altenbourg. Arbeiten auf Papier und Graphik, Kunstverein Ulm, July 15 - August 18, 1990.

LITERATURE: Dieter Brusberg (editor), Gerhard Altenbourg. Werk-Verzeichnis 1947-1969, in cooperation with Annegret Janda, Hanover 1969, p. 160.

67
Gerhard Altenbourg
Vorspiel, 1956.
Chinese India Ink, red chalks
Estimate:
€ 20,000 / $ 23,800
Sold:
€ 25,000 / $ 29.750

(incl. 25% surcharge)