Sale: 517 / Modern Art II, June 18. 2021 in Munich Lot 101

 
101
Lesser Ury
Blick zu den Kreidefelsen von Rügen, Vor 1894.
Color Pastel
Estimate:
€ 8,000 / $ 9,600
Sold:
€ 11,250 / $ 13.500

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Blick zu den Kreidefelsen von Rügen. Vor 1894.
Color Pastel.
Verso with stamp and label of the estate and with the hand-written number "166". On firm board. 36 x 49 cm (14.1 x 19.2 in), almost the full sheet.

• Lovely vast and reduced composition showing the famous chalk cliffs rising above the horizon line in dark blue
• The beach's boldly rendered vastness increases the impressionist effect and delivers impressive proof of the artist's mastery
• Together with Lesser Ury and Max Liebermann, Lovis Corinth is one of the protagonists of German Impressionism
.

Accompanied by a photo expertise issued by Dr. Sibylle Groß, catalog raisonné Lesser Ury, Berlin, from August 20, 2020.

PROVENANCE: From the artist's estate (no. 166 on the "inventory list of the artistic estate" (November 21, 1931), with the title "Dünenlandschaft")
Dr. med. Erich Getzlaff, Berlin (1932, Cassirer October October 21, 1932 - 1968)
Private collection Brandenburg (acquired from aforementioned in 1968 until 2020).

LITERATURE: Galerie Paul Cassirer, Berlin, auction October 21, 1932, cat. no. 218 (verso with the label, titled "Breiter Strand").

101
Lesser Ury
Blick zu den Kreidefelsen von Rügen, Vor 1894.
Color Pastel
Estimate:
€ 8,000 / $ 9,600
Sold:
€ 11,250 / $ 13.500

(incl. 25% surcharge)