Heinrich Campendonk - Blumenbild (Picture with flowers) Verso: Paar (Couple)

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Heinrich Campendonk

Blumenbild (Picture with flowers) Verso: Paar (Couple)
Circa 1918

An unfinished bust of a couple on the verso. Oil on canvas 76.8 x 60.7 cm Three paper labels verso on upper stretcher bar: one label with the handwritten note "Eigentümer:" (owner) and stamped address of "PROF. DR. W. DEXEL/ BRAUNSCHWEIG", a simple posted note with handwritten inscription by the artist in brown ink "76 x 60, Blumenbild, Campendonk - Seeshaupt, 800 Mark" and a printed and handwritten exhibition label by the Kaiser Wilhelm Museums Krefeld dated 1960 (i.a. titled "Blumenbild", dated"1917" and inscribed "Privatb. Braunschweig").

Catalogue Raisonné

Firmenich Ö 724 with illus.

Provenance

Collection Dr. Braukmann, Jena; Walter Dexel, Braunschweig; Thomas Dexel, Braunschweig; private collection, Belgium

Literature

Ja! Stimmen des Arbeitsrates für Kunst in Berlin, Charlottenburg 1919, no. 23 with ill. ("Blumenbild"); Georg Biermann, Heinrich Campendonk, Junge Kunst, vol. 17, Leipzig 1921, with ill. ("Blumenbild 1917"); Paul Wember, Heinrich Campendonk, Krefeld 1889 - 1957 Amsterdam, Krefeld 1960 (with ill. index), no. 24 with ill. (there "1917" dated); Andrea Firmenich, Heinrich Campendonk 1889-1957, Leben und expressionistisches Werk, Recklinghausen 1989, p. 372, notes to no. 724

Exhibitions

Braunschweig 1952 (Kunstverein Haus Salve Hospes), Kunst der Gegenwart aus Braunschweiger Privatbesitz, no. 9; Krefeld 1960 (Kaiser-Wilhelm-Museum Krefeld/ Haus Lange), Heinrich Campendonk, no. 24 (with exhib. label on reverse); Dortmund 1960 (Museum am Ostwall), Heinrich Campendonk, without cat.; Frankfurt Nov.1960 (Kunstverein), Heinrich Campendonk; Berlin 1961 (Nationalgalerie in der Orangerie des Schlosses Charlottenburg), Der Sturm - Herwarth Walden und die Europäische Avantgarde, Berlin 1912-1932, no. 37; Krefeld 2007/2008, Kaiser-Wilhelm-Museum, on private loan

Lot 37 D

Estimate:
500.000 € - 700.000 €

Result:
780.000 €