Sale: 554 / Modern Art Day Sale, June 08. 2024 in Munich Lot 124000060

 

124000060
Hans Purrmann
Früchtestillleben, 1935/1936.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 20,000 - 30,000

 
$ 21,400 - 32,100

Information on buyer's premium, taxation and resale right compensation will be available four weeks before the auction.
Früchtestillleben. 1935/1936.
Oil on canvas.
Signed in lower right. 60 x 73 cm (23.6 x 28.7 in).
The work is documented in the Hans Purrmann Archive under the numbers 33 and 737. [AR].
• Alongside landscapes and portraits, still lifes were among Hans Purrmann's preferred genres.
• Powerful work with a composition dominated by the ripe splendor of the variety of fruit.
• In 1935, around the time the work was made, the artist left Germany and took over the administration of the German Artists' Foundation Villa Romana in Florence.
• Still lifes can be found in important museum collections like the Museum Ludwig, Cologne, the Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin, and the Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich
.

PROVENANCE: Collection H. M.
Private collection North Rhine-Westphalia.

EXHIBITION: Hans Purrmann zum 100. Geburtstag, Mittelrheinisches Landesmuseum, Mainz 1980, cat. no. 48.

LITERATURE: Christian Lenz, Felix Billeter, Hans Purrmann. Die Gemälde II 1935-1966. Catalogue raisonné, Munich 2004, no. 1936/06 (illu. in color).




124000060
Hans Purrmann
Früchtestillleben, 1935/1936.
Oil on canvas
Estimate:
€ 20,000 - 30,000

 
$ 21,400 - 32,100

Information on buyer's premium, taxation and resale right compensation will be available four weeks before the auction.