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    Sale 7702

    Impressionist/Modern, Day Sale

    5 February 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 427

    William Wauer (German, 1866-1962)

    Portraitstudie, Lo; Bildnis Professor Wilhelm Paulsen

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    William Wauer (German, 1866-1962)
    Portraitstudie, Lo; Bildnis Professor Wilhelm Paulsen
    the second signed with the initials 'WW' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    the first 23¾ x 16 in. (60.3 x 40.7 cm.); the second 22 3/8 x 18 1/8 in. (57 x 46 cm.)
    The first painted circa 1922; the second painted circa 1923 (2)


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    Provenance

    Portraitstudie Lo:
    Galerie Der Sturm [Herwarth Walden], Berlin.
    Carl László, Basel.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1989.

    Bildnis Professor Wilhelm Paulsen:
    Carl László, Basel.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1989.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE HOH COLLECTION


    Exhibited

    Marl, Skulpturenmuseum 'Glaskasten', William Wauer, Skulpturen und Gemälde, April - June 1980 (Portraitstudie, Lo illustrated p. 115; Bildnis Professor Wilhelm Paulsen illustrated p. 125).