Albert Hennig, abstract composition

Auction date:17.11.2018   10:00
Lot 4232Albert Hennig, abstract composition
typical drawing of the artist in the Tradition of the Bauhaus, mixed technique (watercolor over pencil), signed lower left and dated "A. Hennig (19)63," on paper attach, behind glass and Passepartout, max. sheet dimension approx 9.5 x 15 cm. Artist info: dt. Painter, photographer and graphic artist (1907 Leipzig until 1998, Zwickau), studied 1932-33 with a scholarship at the Bauhaus, Dessau/Berlin Joost Schmidt, Mies van der Rohe, Wassily Kandinsky, Paul Klee, and Josef Albers, then unemployed, 1935-45 as a construction worker service obligation, after 1945, a founding member of the group of "visual artists" at the cultural Alliance of Zwickau, from 1952, is a member of the Association of fine artists (VBK) of the GDR, because of a confrontation with dogmatic culture 1952-72 officials as a Concrete worker, in his spare time, an important work in the Tradition of the Bauhaus is growing, starting in 1972 as a freelancer and also in the GDR, the increasing recognition of his work, has received numerous awards, including the Max Pechstein award and the Federal cross of merit, and active in Zwickau, source: Vollmer, Eisold "painter in the GDR" and the Internet.
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