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    Sale 7601

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    25 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 358

    Wilhelm Morgner (German, 1891-1917)

    Nine drawings

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Wilhelm Morgner (German, 1891-1917)
    Nine drawings
    all signed with the monogram and dated between 1914 and 1917
    pen and India ink on paper
    approx. 14½ x 11¼ in. (37 x 28.5 cm.) and smaller
    Four executed in 1914; two executed in 1915 and three in 1917 (9)


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    Provenance

    The artist's estate.
    Georg Tappert.
    Israel Ber Neumann, Berlin.
    Galerie Alfred Flechtheim, Düsseldorf.
    Anonymous sale, Hausdewell & Nolte, Hamburg, 10-11 June 1988, lots 878, 879 & 880.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE HOH COLLECTION


    Literature

    Jahrbuch der Jungen Kunst (ed. G. Biermann), Leipzig, 1920 (illustrated p. 223).
    Exh. cat., Wilhelm Morgner 1891-1917, Düsseldorf, 1920 (illustrated p. 13).
    Das Kunstblatt (ed. P. Westheim), vol. 5, no. 6, 1921, p. 169.
    I.B. Neumanns, Bilderhefte, no. 4, Berlin, p. 60.
    G. Pommeranz-Liedtke, Der Graphische Zyklus. Von Max Klinger bis zur Gegenwart. Ein Betrag zur Entwicklung der deutschen Graphik von 1880-1955, Berlin, 1956 (illustrated p. 205).
    H. Seiler, Wilhelm Morgner. Monographien zur rheinisch-westfälischen Kunst der Gegenwart, vol. 3, Recklinghausen, 1958 (illustrated p. 47).


    Exhibited

    Münster, Westfälisches Landesmuseum, Wilhelm Morgner 1871-1917. Gemälde, Zeichnungen, Druckgraphik, 1991-1992, nos. 268 & 270; this exhibition later travelled to Soest, Wilhelm-Morgner-Haus and Munich, Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus.
    Altenburg, Lindenau-Museum, August - October 1998, no. 67/1-9 (illustrated pp. 180-181 & 183).