Sale: 508 / Art of the 19th Century, Dec. 12. 2020 in Munich Lot 339

 
339
Friedrich Kallmorgen
Hamburger Hafen im Abendlicht, Um 1900.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 9,000 / $ 10,530
Sold:
€ 13,750 / $ 16.087

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Hamburger Hafen im Abendlicht. Um 1900.
Oil on canvas.
Signed in wet paint in lower left. Verso of the canvas and on the stretcher inscribed with the artist's name, there also with fragments of a label. 73 x 67.5 cm (28.7 x 26.5 in).

• In unusually intensive colors owing to the strong hues of blue and purple.
• One of Kallmorgen's early views of Hamburg harbor.
• In terms of style and motif, this work clearly shows the artist's interest French Impressionism
.

We are grateful to Dr. Irene Lehr, Berlin, for her kind support in cataloging this lot.

PROVENANCE: Galerie Commeter Hamburg, Freiwillige Versteigerung von Gemälden, Aquarellen und Zeichnungen alter und neuzeitlicher Meister: aus Privat-Besitz ; April 27, 1940, lot 111a (collection code "Ter").
Private collection North Rhine-Westphalia.

339
Friedrich Kallmorgen
Hamburger Hafen im Abendlicht, Um 1900.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 9,000 / $ 10,530
Sold:
€ 13,750 / $ 16.087

(incl. 25% surcharge)