Sale: 522 / Modern Art II, Dec. 11. 2021 in Munich Lot 410

 

410
Marianne von Werefkin
Freitag Abend (Synagoge), 1909/10.
Mixed media on paper. Gouache and chalk, lamina...
Estimate:
€ 20,000 / $ 20,000
Sold:
€ 425,000 / $ 425.000

(incl. surcharge)
Freitag Abend (Synagoge). 1909/10.
Mixed media on paper. Gouache and chalk, laminated on board.
Bottom left monogrammed. Signed and titled on the reverse. 30 x 41 cm (11.8 x 16.1 in).

• A scene in Kaunas, where the artist visited her brother in December 1909.
• Document from a transitional period in which Marianne von Werefkin attained a combination of real landscape impression and interpreting imagination.
• A photograph of this pictures has been preserved in the Marianne von Werefkin archive
.

Accompanied by a written expertise issued by Dr. Bernd Fäthke dated 20th october 2021.

PROVENANCE: In possession of the artist.
Alexander Werefkin, Rome (inherited from the above, until at least 1958)
Private collection Baden-Württemberg.

EXHIBITION: Marianne Werefkin 1860-1938, Commemorative Exhibition, Städtisches Museum Wiesbaden, Städtische Kunstsammlung Bonn, Kunstverein Frankfurt am Main, Städtische Galerie Munich, Kunsthalle Bremen, Kunst- und Museumsverein Wuppertal, Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Museum Ostwall Dortmund 1958, cat. no. 28 (with the label on the reverse, as loan from Alexander Werefkin).




410
Marianne von Werefkin
Freitag Abend (Synagoge), 1909/10.
Mixed media on paper. Gouache and chalk, lamina...
Estimate:
€ 20,000 / $ 20,000
Sold:
€ 425,000 / $ 425.000

(incl. surcharge)