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    Sale 7703

    Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper

    5 February 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 188

    Emil Nolde (1867-1956)

    Blühende Billbergia und Reiterfigur

    Price Realised  


    Emil Nolde (1867-1956)
    Blühende Billbergia und Reiterfigur
    signed 'Nolde.' (lower right)
    watercolour on Japan paper
    10 5/8 x 17 7/8 cm. (27.1 x 45.4 cm.)

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    Galerie Hoffman, Hamburg.
    Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 2 July 1980, lot 330.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.

    Saleroom Notice

    This work is sold with a photo-certificate from Dr Manfred Reuther, from the Nolde Stiftung, Seebüll.

    Please note that this work was executed circa 1930-1935.

    Please note that the first line of provenance should read:

    The Nolde Stiftung, Seebüll, until 1970.

    Please note the additional literature for the work:

    Exhib. cat., Emil Nolde. Masken und Figuren, Kunsthalle, Bielefeld, 1971, no. 31 (illustrated p. 24).

    Pre-Lot Text



    Bremen, Kunsthandel Wolfgang Werner KG, Emil Nolde: Gemälde, Aquarelle, Graphik, May - June 1979, no. 14 (illustrated).