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    Sale 7744

    Old Masters & 19th Century Art Day Sale

    8 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 206

    Alexander Max Koester (Bergneustadt 1864-1932 Klausen)

    Enten in grünem Wasser: Ducks on green water

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Alexander Max Koester (Bergneustadt 1864-1932 Klausen)
    Enten in grünem Wasser: Ducks on green water
    signed 'A KOESTER' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    17¾ x 29½ in. (45.1 x 75 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Van Ham, Cologne, 25 June 1993, lot 1121.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that about one third of the painting is missing in the printed catalogue image, due to cropping along the bottom and right hand edges.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR


    Literature

    R. Stein and H. Koester, Alexander Koester. 1864-1932. Leben und Werke, Recklinghausen, 1988, no. 772.