Ernst Ludwig Kirchner - Sennhütte auf der Staffelalm mit Bauer und Pferd

Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

Sennhütte auf der Staffelalm mit Bauer und Pferd

Colour crayon drawing on ribbed chamois-coloured laid paper with watermark (crowned anchor BF) 21 x 33.5 cm Framed under glass. Verso faded Basel estate stamp (Lugt 1570 b), therein inscribed by hand "FS Da/A 035". - Minor defects to upper margin professionally restored.

The work clearly depicts "the white house of the dairy on the Stafelalp" (Eberhard Kornfeld); also to be seen on the hillside are the contours of a figure with a horse.

Certificate

The work is registered in the Ernst Ludwig Kirchner Archive Wichtrach/Bern.
With a confirmation of authenticity from Eberhard Kornfeld, Davos, dated 31 July 1972

Provenance

Artist's estate; Galerie Regina, Fritz Dürst, Davos (1963); Private collection, Germany (since 1972)

Lot 448 Dα

Estimate:
12.000 € - 15.000 €

Result:
16.120 €