Sale: 512 / Modern Art II, Dec. 12. 2020 in Munich Lot 445

 
445
Rudolf Schlichter
Frau mit blauem Kleid, Um 1925.
Watercolor and pencil
Estimate:
€ 10,000 / $ 12,100
Sold:
€ 12,500 / $ 15.125

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Frau mit blauem Kleid. Um 1925.
Watercolor and pencil.
Lower right signed. Verso signed and dated, presumably by a hand other than that of the artist. On creme Progress wove paper (with embossing stamps). 64.9 x 47 cm (25.5 x 18.5 in), size of sheet.
Verso with a swift pencil sketch of the person depicted in the watercolor. Signed. [CH].
• Part of the Collection Deutschen Bank AG for 30 years.
• Very characteristic depiction in the artist's unmistakable style.
• The drawing on verso reveals the artist's erotic fantasies.
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We are grateful to Dr. Sigrid Lange, Bonn, for her kind expert advice.

PROVENANCE: Private collection Montevideo/Uruguay.
Galerie Michael Hasenclever, Munich (acquired from aforementioned).
Collection Deutsche Bank AG, Frankfurt am Main (acquired from aforementioned in 1990).

EXHIBITION: Aus Deutscher Sicht. Meisterwerke aus der Sammlung Deutsche Bank, Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow, November 17, 2004 - January 16, 2005.
25. Fünfundzwanzig Jahre Sammlung Deutsche Bank, Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin, April 30 - June 19, 2005, p. 138 (with color illu., no. 1).
Berliner Bilder. Sammlungen Berliner Bank und Deutsche Bank, Kunsthalle Koidl, Berlin, September 09 - November 12, 2010.
Stadt in Sicht. Werke aus der Sammlung Deutsche Bank, Museum Ostwall im Dortmunder U, Dortmund, April 20 - August 4, 2013.

LITERATURE: Deutsche Bank AG (publisher), Man in the Middle. Collection Deutsche Bank, Frankfurt am Main 2002, pp. 236f. (with color illu.).

445
Rudolf Schlichter
Frau mit blauem Kleid, Um 1925.
Watercolor and pencil
Estimate:
€ 10,000 / $ 12,100
Sold:
€ 12,500 / $ 15.125

(incl. 25% surcharge)