Georg Tappert (1880-1957)
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Georg Tappert (1880-1957)

Musizierende Clowns

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Georg Tappert (1880-1957)
Musizierende Clowns
inscribed ' Musizierende Clowns/von Georg Tappert/Annalise Tappert/Anfang des 20 Jahre’ (on the reverse)
charcoal and coloured chalks on paper
13 1/4 x 16 7/8 in. (33.6 x 43 cm.)
Executed circa 1923-33
Exhibited
Reutlingen, Hans Thoma-Gesellschaft, Georg Tappert, 1880-1957, Pastelle, Aquarelle, August - September 1988.
Rendsburg, Jüdisches Museum Rendsburg, Georg Tappert, 1880-1957, Pastelle, Aquarelle, 1989.
Schleswig, Siftung Schleswig-Holsteinischer Landesmuseum, Georg Tappert Deutscher Expressionist, 20 March-12 June 2005, no. 6, p. 162 (illustrated p. 140). This exhibition later travelled to Nürnberg, Germanisches Nationalmuseum, 21 July-23 October 2005.


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Lot Essay


This may be a sketch for the composition of the same title in oil, see G. Wietek, Georg Tappert, Ein Wegbereiter der Deutschen Moderne, Munich, 1980, no. 276 (illustrated p. 199).

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