• Sale 7859

    Impressionist/Modern Day Sale

    24 June 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 330

    Christian Schad (1894-1982)

    Kinderbild Hans Joachim Zimper

    Price Realised  

    Christian Schad (1894-1982)
    Kinderbild Hans Joachim Zimper
    signed and dated 'SCHAD 45' (lower right)
    oil on board
    19 5/8 x 15¾ in. (50 x 40.2 cm.)
    Painted in April-August 1945


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    Provenance

    Commissioned from the artist by the parents of the present owner, and thence by descent.


    Literature

    A. Heesemann-Wilson, Christian Schad, Expressionist, Dadaist und Maler der Neuen Sachlichkeit, Leben und Werk bis 1945, D.Phil. Diss., University of Göttingen, 1978, no. 163, p. 300.
    B. Mirabile, Realismo e Visionarietà nell'Arte di Christian Schad 1894-1982, Diss., Rome, 1996, no. 161, p. 375.
    T. Ratzka, Christian Schad 1894-1982, Catalogue raisonné, vol. I, Paintings, Cologne, 2008, no. 158 (illustrated p. 211).