Sale: 513 / Post War / Contemporary Art II, Dec. 11. 2020 in Munich Lot 51

 
51
Fritz Winter
Berührung mit Rot, 1966.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 40,000 / $ 46,800
Sold:
€ 87,500 / $ 102.375

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Berührung mit Rot. 1966.
Oil on canvas.
Lohberg 2569. Lower right signed and dated. Verso signed, dated and titled. 60 x 70 cm (23.6 x 27.5 in).

• Strong composition, dominated by a bright red, from the series of rectangular and serial pictures.
• For the first time on the international auction market (source: www.artprice.com).
• Part of a German private collection since 1974. - Winter is one of the leading representatives of German Informalism and abstract post-war modernism.
• Winter exhibited in America as early as in the 1950s and was represented in two exhibitions at the Museum of Modern Art, New York
.

PROVENANCE: Galerie Walter Schüler, Berlin.
Private collection Germany (acquired from aforementioned in 1974, ever since family-owned).

51
Fritz Winter
Berührung mit Rot, 1966.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 40,000 / $ 46,800
Sold:
€ 87,500 / $ 102.375

(incl. 25% surcharge)