Landschaft Mellingstedt (Lemsahl). 1913. Brush and India ink and pen. Lower right signed and dated "Juni 1913". On creme laid paper (with watermark "SLG"). 39.2 x 50.8 cm (15.4 x 20 in), the full sheet. [JS].
• Sketch-like landscape study from the year the artist group "Brücke" fell apart • Fine document of Heckel‘s first stay at the Flensburg Firth, when he was in close contact with his patron Gustav Schiefler • Together with Siddi, Heckel found a creative retreat in the small village of Osterholz.
PROVENANCE: Collection Gustav Schiefler, Hamburg. Ever since family-owned.