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Property from the Collection of the Late Manfred Wandel, Stiftung für konkrete Kunst, Reutlingen

Willi Baumeister

Flächenspannung

Lot Closed

April 7, 12:11 PM GMT

Estimate

80,000 - 120,000 EUR

Lot Details

Description

Willi Baumeister

1889 - 1955

Flächenspannung

signed WB on the stretcher and later wrongly dated 1922 on the reverse

oil on canvas

41 by 32.7 cm., 16⅛ by 12¾ in.

Painted in 1925.

Private Collection

Sale: Kunsthaus Lempertz, Cologne, 3th & 4th December 1980, lot 56

Galerie Gmurzynska, Cologne

Manfred Wandel, Reutlingen (Stiftung für konkrete Kunst)(acquired from the above)

Thence by descent to the present owner

Peter Beye & Felicitas Baumeister, Willi Baumeister: Werkkatalog der Gemälde, Ostfildern, 2002, vol. II, no. 254, illustrated p. 112