Sale: 22 / Online Only, March 15. 2024 Lot 122000489

 

122000489
Otto Mueller
Drei Mädchen im Profil, 1921.
Lithograph
Estimate:
€ 3,000 / $ 3,210
Sold:
€ 22,860 / $ 24,460

(incl. surcharge)
Drei Mädchen im Profil. 1921.
Lithograph.
Signed. Oe of the few signed copies from teh edition of 150 on this type of paper. On smooth simile Japon. 28.8 x 39.2 cm (11.3 x 15.4 in). Sheet: 35,2 x 47,4 cm (13,9 x 18,7 in).
Published by Verlag Arnold Beyer, Leipzig. Released by 'Kreis graphischer Künstler und Sammler', portfolio II, 1921. [AM].
- Expressive composition with an engaging rhythm.
• High-contrast print with expressive lines.
• Characteristic motif in Otto Mueller's graphic oeuvre.

PROVENANCE: Hermann Gerlinger Collection, Würzburg (with the collector's stamp Lugt 6032).

EXHIBITION: Schleswig-Holsteinisches Landesmuseum Schloss Gottorf, Schleswig (permanent loan from the Hermann Gerlinger Collection, 1995-2001).
Kunstmuseum Moritzburg, Halle an der Saale (permanent loan from the Hermann Gerlinger Collection, 2001-2017).
Buchheim Museum, Bernried (permanent loan from the Hermann Gerlinger Collection, 2017-2022).

LITERATURE: Florian Karsch, Werkverzeichnis der Graphik Otto Muellers, in: Lothar-Günther Buchheim (ed.), Otto Mueller. Leben und Werk, no. 111 c (of c).
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Heinz Spielmann (ed.), Die Maler der Brücke. Sammlung Hermann Gerlinger, Stuttgart 1995, p. 252, SHG no. 359 (illu.).
Hermann Gerlinger, Katja Schneider (eds.), Die Maler der Brücke. Inventory catalog Hermann Gerlinger Collection, Halle (Saale) 2005, p. 412, SHG no. 890 (illu.).

In good condition. The right margin with pale, brownish stains in places. The left and right margins outside the image each with a slight vertical pressure mark. The surface of the paper slightly irregular in the upper two corners of the sheet, probably due to residue from an older mounting.



122000489
Otto Mueller
Drei Mädchen im Profil, 1921.
Lithograph
Estimate:
€ 3,000 / $ 3,210
Sold:
€ 22,860 / $ 24,460

(incl. surcharge)