Sale: 517 / Modern Art II, June 18. 2021 in Munich Lot 104

 
104
Max Slevogt
Verschneiter Waldweg, 1917.
Oil on panel
Estimate:
€ 10,000 / $ 11,600
Sold:
€ 57,500 / $ 66.700

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Verschneiter Waldweg. 1917.
Oil on panel.
Imiela p. 420. Verso with the estate stamp, here dated "1918" and with the work number 164. 61 x 49 cm (24 x 19.2 in).

• Winter landscapes are very rare in Slevogt's oeuvre.
• Winterly forest near Neukastell, where the artist lived on the farmstead 'Slevogthof'.
• Wonderful energetic brushstroke with which Slevogt put the trees' branches and their shade onto the winterly forest
.

This work's authenticity has kindly been confirmed orally by Bernhard Geil, to whom we are very grateful for his kind expert advice.

PROVENANCE: From the artist's estate (1932, verso with the stamp)
Private collection Kaiserslautern (Imiela p. 420).
Private collection Northern Germany.

EXHIBITION: Max Slevogt. Exhibition on occasion of the artist's 50th birthday at Ausstellungshaus Kurfürstendamm, Berlin, November-December 1918, p. 44, cat. no. 217 (here titled "Rauhreif").

104
Max Slevogt
Verschneiter Waldweg, 1917.
Oil on panel
Estimate:
€ 10,000 / $ 11,600
Sold:
€ 57,500 / $ 66.700

(incl. 25% surcharge)