Sale: 520 / Evening Sale, June 18. 2021 in Munich Lot 121000491

 
121000491
Wilhelm Morgner
Landschaft mit kleiner Brücke bei Soest, 1910.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 70,000 - 90,000

 
$ 81,900 - 105,300

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Lot description
Landschaft mit kleiner Brücke bei Soest. 1910.
Oil on canvas.
Hand-written estate register of Georg Tappert no. 55 (formerly no. 52). Signed and dated in lower right. Verso signed, dated and inscribed by Georg Tappert, as well as inscribed with the old and new estate number and the dimensions. With an estate stamp on the stretcher. 75 x 85 cm (29.5 x 33.4 in).

• Paintings by Wilhelm Morgner are extremely rare on the international auction market.
• This landscape from 1910 is an early masterpiece of museum quality from the small oeuvre of the artist who fell in WWI in 1917.
• The National Socialists posthumously defamed Morgner's painting as "degenerate"
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We are grateful to Mr Walter Weihs, Wilhelm-Morgner-Archive, Soest, for his kind expert advice. The work is listed in the new and to date unpublished catalog raisonné of Wilhelm Morgner's paintings with the number "WV Weihs/Tappert 55".

PROVENANCE: From the artist's estate.
Horst Wendlandt, Berlin.
Galerie Gunzenhauser, Munich.
Collection Reinheimer, Sindelfingen (1981- at least 1992).
Private collection Northern Germany.

EXHIBITION: Wilhelm Morgner 1891-1917, Westfälischer Kunstverein, Landesmuseum Münster, September 17 - October 22, 1967 / Württembergischer Kunstverein Stuttgart, January 19 - February 25, 1968 / Bruges, March 9 - March 31, 1968 / Ostende, April 6 - April 28, 1968 / Ypern, May 4 - May 26, 1968, cat. no. 5 (with illu.).
Wilhelm Morgner 1891-1917. Gemälde, Zeichnungen, Druckgraphik, Westfälisches Landesmuseum für Kunst und Kulturgeschichte Münster, April 21 - June 30, 1991 / Wilheim-Morger-Haus Soest, July 7 - September 15, 1991 / Städtische Galerie im Lehnbachhaus Munich, November 20, 1991 - January 19, 1992, cat. no. 25 (with illu. on p. 90).

LITERATURE: Lempertz, Cologne, Auction 480, Modern Art, December 3/4, 1964, lot 462 (with illu.) .

121000491
Wilhelm Morgner
Landschaft mit kleiner Brücke bei Soest, 1910.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 70,000 - 90,000

 
$ 81,900 - 105,300

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