Lot 7003. Herrmann Lohrisch: house altar with two wings, painted, Hand carved, oak wood, 1946, one of a kind, very good.

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Auction date:09.12.2017   10:00 UTC +02:00
ID 17678
Lot 7003 | Herrmann Lohrisch: house altar with two wings, painted, Hand carved, oak wood, 1946, one of a kind, very good.
Oak wood Hand-carved, the wing adopted colored in Oil on oak wood, verso and in the wings, signed and dated "HL 1946". Central square plastic shaping of the birth of Jesus in the barn with singing and musical angels. Left-wing representation of people in modern clothes, probably the donors or pastors in the modern sense. Right wing representation of the adoration of the Wise men from the East. About oak wood ornament carved with the star of Bethlehem, and two angels, the victory cross holding. In the case of closed wings, eight fields with the sign of the cross, as well as the Chur-Saxon coat-of-arms, also Hand-carved, stylized as shown on the left crossed swords on a split shield, and on the right a diamond wreath on a stylized black/Golden shield. Massive Hand-elaborate carved rectangular Base. Dimensions works Central 40 x 40 x 10 cm, overall dimensions 40 x 87 x 10 cm, width 80 cm, Stress. Unique item in very good condition! Hermann Lohrisch (1922 Chemnitz - Zehlendorf 2015), dt. Wood sculptor, was born in 1922 as one of three children of the entrepreneur Margarete Kühn, and of the architect Arnold Lohrisch in Chemnitz. His godmother was Margaret Young, of an appointment to the Royal Saxon school of arts and crafts Dresden received in 1907 as the first woman as a teacher for the newly founded women's class. The two entrepreneurs Margarete Wendt and Margarete Kühn, the founder of the company Wendt & Kühn, studied at Margaret Young, and remained their teacher, connected to a life-long friendship. Starting in 1936, training at the state technical school for wood carving in Oberammergau, at the suggestion of Margaret Young. After studying at the Kunstgewerbeschule in Dresden, inter alia, the subjects of architectural sculpture at the Rudolf Born and Draw at Walter Flemming. From 1946 to the Augustusburg resident, working as a freelance sculptor and restorer can do. Starting in 1958, in Kleinmachnow as a conservationist and restorer. Numerous works as sculptures, and in the Church. [Sources: Vollmer, and Wikipedia]

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