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    Sale 7600

    Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale

    25 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 574

    Gabriele Münter (1877-1962)

    Murnauer Hauptstrasse mit Pferdefuhrwerk

    Price Realised  

    Gabriele Münter (1877-1962)
    Murnauer Hauptstrasse mit Pferdefuhrwerk
    with the Nachlass stamp (on the reverse)
    oil on panel
    13 7/8 x 10¾ in. (35.4 x 27.4 cm.)
    Painted circa 1934


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    The Gabriele Münter-und Johannes Eichner-Stiftung has confirmed the authenticity of this painting.

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    Provenance

    The artist's estate (no. L 398).
    Gabriele Münter & Johannes Eichner Stiftung, Munich.
    Galerie Gunzenhauser, Munich.
    Private collection, South Germany.
    Galerie Orangerie Reinz, Cologne.
    Galerie Beck & Eggeling, Dusseldorf.
    Galerie Art Focus, Zurich.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the following additional exhibition reference:
    Murnau, Schlossmuseum, Maler des "Blauen Reiter", Paul Klee, Deutsche Expressionisten, July - November 2006, no. 18 (illustrated in colour pp. 50-51).


    Exhibited

    Zurich, Galerie Art Focus, Deutscher Expressionismus. Werke von 1905 bis 1930, no. 20 (illustrated pp. 64-65).