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    Sale 7703

    Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper

    5 February 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 102

    Lyonel Feininger (1871-1956)

    Ankunft der Motorsegler

    Price Realised  

    Lyonel Feininger (1871-1956)
    Ankunft der Motorsegler
    signed 'Feininger' (lower left); dated '22.7.30' (lower right); inscribed 'Ankunft der Motorsegler' (lower centre) and 'Julia Dear, zum 24 XII 30' (lower left)
    watercolour and pen and black ink on paper
    11¼ x 16 3/8 in. (28.5 x 41.6 cm.)
    Executed on 22 July 1930


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    Provenance

    (probably) Julia Feininger, the artist's wife, a gift from the artist on 24 December 1930.
    Galerie Welz, Salzburg.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in the 1980s.


    Saleroom Notice

    Achim Moeller has confirmed the authenticity of this work.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF AN AUSTRIAN COLLECTOR


    Literature

    E. Roters, Maler am Bauhaus, Berlin, 1965, no. 13 (illustrated p. 41).


    Exhibited

    London, Marlborough Fine Art Ltd., Painters of the Bauhaus, March - April 1962, no. 29 (illustrated p. 28).