OTTO MUELLER (1874-1930)
OTTO MUELLER (1874-1930)
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OTTO MUELLER (1874-1930)

Sich waschender Akt

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OTTO MUELLER (1874-1930)
Sich waschender Akt
signed 'Otto Mueller' (lower left)
watercolour, pastel and pen and ink on buff paper
26 3/4 x 19 5/8 in. (68 x 50 cm.)
Executed circa 1920
Provenance
(Possibly) Josef Mueller [the artist's son], by 1936.
Anonymous sale, Kornfeld & Klipstein, Bern, 14 June 1974, lot 743.
Anonymous sale, Hauswedell & Nolte, Hamburg, 4 June 1976, lot 1125.
Galerie Ludorff, Dusseldorf, by 1976.
Diethelm Bernd Hoener, New York, by 1976, and thence by descent; his estate sale, Phillips, New York, 5 November 2001, lot 31.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
Literature
T. Pirsig-Marshall & M.-A. von Lüttichau, Otto Mueller: Zeichnungen und Aquarelle, Cologne, 2020, no. P1920/46 (820), p. 99 (illustrated p. 98; with incorrect dimensions).
Exhibited
Dusseldorf, Galerie Ludorff, Der Akt in der Kunst des XX. Jahrhunderts. Aquarelle, Handzeichnungen, Druckgraphik und Plastik, June - September 1976, no. 109, n.p.(with incorrect dimensions).
Special notice
This lot has been imported from outside of the UK for sale and placed under the Temporary Admission regime. Import VAT is payable at 5% on the hammer price. VAT at 20% will be added to the buyer’s premium but will not be shown separately on our invoice.

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