Joseph Enseling - Adam - image-1

Lot 306 D

Joseph Enseling - Adam

Auction 1121 - overview Cologne
30.11.2018, 17:00 - Modern Art
Estimate: 8.000 € - 10.000 €
Result: 9.300 € (incl. premium)

Joseph Enseling


Bronze Height 76.8 cm Signed 'ENSELING' on the cast-with plinth. Probably foundry Schmäke, Düsseldorf. - Greenish-brown patina. - Short unobtrusive crack at the right ankle. The patina partially patchy.

The figures of Adam and Eve were created for the boardroom of the supervisory board of trustees of the Margarethe Krupp Foundation in Margarethenhöhe, Essen.


We would like to thank Dorothee Finke, Essen, for additional information.


Düsseldorf 1986 (Stadtmuseum), Joseph Enseling. Skulpturen, with catalogue raisonné, cat. no. 3, with illus. no. 36