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AUGUST MACKE | STUDIE ZU HELLEM SCHAUFENSTER (STUDY FOR BRIGHT SHOP WINDOW)

Estimate:

600,000 - 800,000 GBP

THE EUROPEAN AVANT-GARDE: A PRIVATE FAMILY COLLECTION

AUGUST MACKE | STUDIE ZU HELLEM SCHAUFENSTER (STUDY FOR BRIGHT SHOP WINDOW)

AUGUST MACKE | STUDIE ZU HELLEM SCHAUFENSTER (STUDY FOR BRIGHT SHOP WINDOW)

Estimate:

600,000 - 800,000 GBP

Lot sold:

819,000

GBP

THE EUROPEAN AVANT-GARDE: A PRIVATE FAMILY COLLECTION


AUGUST MACKE

1887 - 1914

STUDIE ZU HELLEM SCHAUFENSTER (STUDY FOR BRIGHT SHOP WINDOW)


oil on canvas

63 by 43cm.; 24¾ by 17in.

Painted in Bonn in 1913.

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Ilse Erdmann, Laubach (the artist's wife’s sister-in-law; acquired by 1919)

Professor Dr Friedrich & Kathe [Erdmann] Brie, Freiburg (acquired by 1924; probably by descent from the above)

Jutta Braun, Freiburg (acquired by 1952; probably by descent from the above)

Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Düsseldorf

Kurt Forberg, Düsseldorf (acquired by 1957)

Sale: Christie’s, London, 9th October 1997, lot 199

Purchased at the above sale

G. Vriesen, August Macke, Stuttgart, 1953, no. 416

G. Vriesen, August Macke, Stuttgart, 1957, no. 416, illustrated p. 331

U. Heiderich, August Macke, Gemälde, Werkverzeichnis, Ostfildern, 2008, no. 486, illustrated p. 469

Düsseldorf, Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Düsseldorfer Kaufleute sammeln Moderne Kunst, 1956, no. 186, illustrated in the catalogue

Munich, Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus & Recklinghausen, Städtische Kunsthalle, August Macke, 1962, no. 129

Recklinghausen, Städtische Kunsthalle, Torso - das Unvollendete als künstlerische Form, 1964, no. 227

London, Marlborough Fine Art Ltd., Kandinsky and his Friends, 1966-67, no. 93

Hamburg, Kunstverein & Frankfurt, Kunstverein, August Macke, 1968-69, no. 78, illustrated in the catalogue

Düsseldorf, Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Sammlung Forberg, 1970, illustrated in colour in the catalogue