24 June 2015
Max Oppenheimer (1885-1954)
Der kleine Haushalt: Nachttisch
signed 'MOPP.' (lower right)
oil on canvas
25 5/8 x 19 3/4 in. (65 x 50.1 cm.)
Painted circa 1930
Acquired directly from the artist by the father of the present owner in the late 1930s.
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M.-A. von Puttkamer, Max Oppenheimer 1885-1954, Leben und malerisches Werk, Vienna, 1999, no. 200, p. 270.
Vienna, Ku¨nstlerhaus, Herbstausstellung, November 1932 - January 1933, no. 118.
We are grateful to Mag. Paul Rachler, Künstlerhaus Archiv, Vienna, for the confirmation that the above painting is documented in the Einlaufbuch from 1932 where this work is registered as number 3112.
Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
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