Joseph Enseling - Eva - image-1

Lot 126 D

Joseph Enseling - Eva

Auction 1156 - overview Cologne
20.06.2020, 11:00 - Modern and Contemporary Art - Day Sale
Estimate: 5.000 € - 7.000 €
Result: 12.500 € (incl. premium)

Joseph Enseling


Bronze Height 76.4 cm Signed 'ENSELING' on the cast-with plinth. Probably foundry Schmäke, Düsseldorf. - Greenish-brown patina. - A crack at the neck professionally restored. 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