Lot 4020. Adolf Humborg, The helpful mendicant monk (The cheese factory in the Alps)

Starting price: € 350
Auction date: 24.02.2018   15:00 UTC +02:00
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Lot 4020 | Adolf Humborg, The helpful mendicant monk (The cheese factory in the Alps)
Adolf Humborg: Oravita (Romania) 1847 - 1921, Vienna/Munich (?). Studies at the Vienna and the Munich Academy of art. Motives are, in particular, representations from the life of monks, monasteries, as well as urban and rural genre scenes. Numerous exhibitions took part in the Munich glass Palace as well as in London, Berlin and Hannover. Subject: A mountain hut in the Cheese-making the seated monk is visited by a woman in Alpine costume. In the Background the snow-capped peaks of the Alps. Oil on wood, lower right in ligature signed, inscribed and dated "WHumborg Mchn 1897", 44 x 33 cm, in original frame of the time. Titled on the reverse "The helpful mendicant monk. Painting by Adolf Humborg, Munich, Theresienstrasse N° 36 2. R. G.“. Lit.: Thieme/Becker Vol. 18, P. 125; Benezit Vol. 7, p. 269.

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