Paula Modersohn-Becker - Marsh Landscape with Reflected Trees - image-1

Lot 986 D

Paula Modersohn-Becker - Marsh Landscape with Reflected Trees

Auction 950 - overview Cologne
05.12.2009, 00:00 - Modern Art
Estimate: 40.000 € - 45.000 €
Result: 48.000 € (incl. premium)

Oil on cardboard 43.6/45.9 x 46.5/48 cm, framed. - Not inscribed. On verso with the number "177" (encircled in red) after the handwritten list of the works in the artist's estate compiled by Otto Modersohn in 1921; in upper left inscribed in pencil "K 95" (after the list made by Günter Busch in 1973) and with further pencil inscriptions (left "P. M.-B.""; rechts "No. 313") and with a signed confirmation by Tille Modersohn, the daughter of the artist. - The edges of the cardboard trimmed irregularly, with occasional bumping and the loss of the lower left corner.

Busch/Werner 94


Otto Modersohn; Tille Modersohn; private collection, Siegen; private collection, West Germany


Hanover 1949 (Kunstverein), Friedliche Kunst, Niederdeutsche Maler 1900-1914, cat. nr. 151