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

Willi Baumeister

Liegender weiblicher Akt (Reclining Female Nude)

Lot Closed

April 7, 12:35 PM GMT


10,000 - 15,000 EUR

Lot Details


Willi Baumeister

1889 - 1955

Liegender weiblicher Akt (Reclining Female Nude)

signed WB (lower left)

oil tempera on cardboard

34.8 by 45 cm., 13¾ by 17¾ in.

Executed circa 1912.

The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by Felicitas Baumeister and will be included under no. 0062C in the online amendment of the catalogue raisonné of paintings currently being prepared by the Willi Baumeister Stiftung.

Württembergische Gemäldegalerie

Collection Walter Reiser (acquired in from the above 9th January 1947)

Sale: Weinmüller, Munich, 21st November 1969, lot 1845

Collection Pergel, Düsseldorf (purchased from the above sale)

Sale: Ketterer Kunst, Munich, 23rd March 2002, lot 17

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

Thence by descent to the present owner