Marienkirche in Wismar. 1952. Watercolor and India ink drawing. Signed and dated in lower left. On laid paper. 31.5 x 24.2 cm (12.4 x 9.5 in), the full sheet. [SM].
• In this work Feiniger revisits a motif after his famous "Natur-Notizen", which are of symbolic importance for the artist's late period of creation. • The Wismar landmark in Feininger's signature style.
Achim Moeller, director of the Lyonel Feininger Project LLC, New York – Berlin, has confirmed this work's authenticity. It is registered at the archive of the Lyonel Feininger Project with the number 1669-09-07-20.
PROVENANCE: Marlborough Galerie, New York, Kunsthaus Bühler, Stuttgart (with a label on the frame) Private collection Southern Germany (acquired from aforementioend in the early 1970s).