Sale: 528 / Modern Art, June 11. 2022 in Munich Lot 418

 

418
Franz Marc
Schlafende Hirtin, 1912.
Woodcut
Estimate:
€ 12,000 / $ 12,240
Sold:
€ 13,750 / $ 14.025

(incl. surcharge)
Schlafende Hirtin. 1912.
Woodcut.
Hoberg/Jansen 30-1 (of 4). Lankheit 829-1 (of 3). Verso with the stamp "Handdruck vom Originalholzstock bestätigt:", signed and titled by Maria Marc. One of presumably 20 copies. On fine Japon. 19.7 x 23.6 cm (7.7 x 9.2 in). Sheet: 30,1 x 41,8 cm (11,6 x 16,5 in).
[AM].
• In this woodcut Marc combines calm and expressive-dynamic compositional elements to a very expressive work of art.
• Effectful combination of motif structures appearing black on white and white on black.
• 18 of the ca. 20 copies from the hand-printed first edition are owned by renowned museums like the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museums, New York, and the Albertina, Vienna
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418
Franz Marc
Schlafende Hirtin, 1912.
Woodcut
Estimate:
€ 12,000 / $ 12,240
Sold:
€ 13,750 / $ 14.025

(incl. surcharge)