Sale: 502 / Modern Art II, July 18. 2020 in Munich Lot 433

 
433
Erich Heckel
Segelhafen, 1912.
Watercolor and India ink
Estimate:
€ 6,000 / $ 7,140
Sold:
€ 45,000 / $ 53.550

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Segelhafen. 1912.
Watercolor and India ink.
Verso signed and inscribed with a greeting. On a blank postcard. 9 x 14 cm (3.5 x 5.5 in), the full sheet.
Postcard from Berlin to Gustav Schiefler. Dated "2.8.12" on the stamp. [SM].
• From the important Brücke era
• Fascinating contemporary document
• The postcard emerged as an independent genre in the art of the 20th century
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We are grateful to Mrs Renate Ebner and Mr Hans Geissler, Estate Erich Heckel, Hemmenhofen on Lake Constance, for the kind support in cataloging this lot.

PROVENANCE: Gustav Schiefler, Hamburg.
Ever since family-owned.

LITERATURE: Gerhard Scheck, Postkarten an Gustav Schiefler, Hamburg 1976, illu. 46 (there titled Segelhafen Berlin Friedenau).

433
Erich Heckel
Segelhafen, 1912.
Watercolor and India ink
Estimate:
€ 6,000 / $ 7,140
Sold:
€ 45,000 / $ 53.550

(incl. 25% surcharge)