Sale: 529 / Post War / Contemporary Art, June 10. 2022 in Munich Lot 183

 

183
Emil Schumacher
G-37/1965, 1965.
Mixed media with gouache
Estimate:
€ 10,000 / $ 11,600
Sold:
€ 21,250 / $ 24.650

(incl. surcharge)
G-37/1965. 1965.
Mixed media with gouache.
Lower right signed and dated. Verso inscribed "G-37/65". On brownish paper. 64.4 x 48.6 cm (25.3 x 19.1 in), the full sheet.

• Striking work by the most important representative of German Informalism.
• In 1959, 1964 and 1977 the artist participated in documenta II, III and 6 in Kassel.
• Emil Schumacher's works are at, among others, the Kunsthalle Hamburg, the Staatsgalerie Stuttgart or the Vatican Museums
.

The work is registered at the Emil Schumacher Foundation in Hagen with the inventory number 0/4.474.

PROVENANCE: Private collection Germany.
Galerie Thomas, Munich (with the label on the reverse)
Private collection Southern Germany.

LITERATURE: Christie's, Amsterdam, June 3, 2003, lot 325.
Ernst-Gerhard Güse, Emil Schumacher. Das Erlebnis des Unbekannten, Ostfildern 2012, p. 403 (with color illu.).




183
Emil Schumacher
G-37/1965, 1965.
Mixed media with gouache
Estimate:
€ 10,000 / $ 11,600
Sold:
€ 21,250 / $ 24.650

(incl. surcharge)