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Lot 117 Dα

Walter Ophey - Weiße Häuser

Auction 1248 - overview Cologne
05.06.2024, 11:00 - Modern Art and Contemporary Art - Day Sale
Estimate: 12.000 € - 15.000 €
Result: 12.600 € (incl. premium)

Walter Ophey

Weiße Häuser

Oil on canvas, laid down on card. 28.4 x 40 cm. Framed. Signed 'WOPHEY' (ligated) lower right in red-brown and dated '1904'. Titled 'Weiße Häuser' verso by hand. - In very good condition. Somewhat dusty, canvas partially somewhat undulating.

Catalogue Raisonné

Kraus G 39 (no ill., "Verbleib unbekannt")


We would like to thank Stefan Kraus, Cologne, for kind confirmatory information.


Estate of the artist; Bernhardine Ophey, neé Bornemann (widow of the artist, handwritten signature verso); Kunstmuseum Düsseldorf, Nr. "OY 154"; Franz Savels Collection, Frechen; private collection, North Rhine-Westphalia


Fred Kocks, Verzeichnis des Nachlasses Walter Ophey, manuscript/typoscript, unpublished, Kunstmuseum Düsseldorf Archive, 1954, no. 567 (estate number verso)


Presumably Duisburg 1946 (Galerie Oberstenfeld), Walter Ophey, 5; presumably Aachen 1947 (Suermondt-Museum), Walter Ophey, 1 ("Häuser")