Hans Purrmann - Stilleben mit Orchideen - image-1

Lot 443 D

Hans Purrmann - Stilleben mit Orchideen

Auction 1143 - overview Cologne
30.11.2019, 11:30 - Modern Art II
Estimate: 10.000 € - 15.000 €

Hans Purrmann

Stilleben mit Orchideen
Circa 1960

Watercolour and gouache over pencil drawing on watercolour paper 29.6 x 22.9 cm Framed. Signed and dedicated 'An Frl Heintz Hans Purrmann' in blue ballpoint pen lower right. - Minute brown stain in upper left margin.

For many years, Elisabeth Heintz was Purrmann's secretary and close confidante during his time in Ticino. The artist bequeathed her a number of works.

Catalogue Raisonné

Not recorded by Lenz/Billeter


With a photo-certificate by Felix Billeter, Munich, dated 14 June 2010

The work is registered in the Hans Purrmann Archiv, Munich, under no. 2444.


Estate of Elisabeth Heintz, Montagnola (acquired directly from the artist); Private possession, Baden-Württemberg