Lot 929. Karl Schmidt-Rottluff

Starting price:€ 6 500
Auction date:01.12.2018   12:00
ID 139049
Lot 929Karl Schmidt-Rottluff
(1884 Rottluff - 1976 Berlin)The "cats". Original titleWoodcut/Hand-Made, 1915. R. u. signed; One of 75 Copies. from the portfolio "Ten woodcuts by Schmidt-Rottluff", published by the Graphic Cabinet J. B. Neumann, Berlin 1919, printed by F. Voigt, Berlin. CR. Schapire. H 169. The expressionist artist created 1914/15 a total of 3 wood-cuts with cat illustrations, in which he brought the essence of the animals. 1905 Schmidt-Rottluff founding member of the artist group "Brücke", in 1912, he took part in the 2. Exhibition of the "Blaue Reiter" in Munich and the famous Sonderbund exhibition in Cologne part. In the "third Reich" were defamed his works as "degenerate" and in 1937 from German museums, in 1941, he received Malverbot. Rest. Tear at the lower edge of the sheet. Presentation approx: 39.6 cm x 49.6 cm. Frame.A Comparison Of Expl. located in the Museum of Modern Art in New York.Woodcut on paper, 1915. Hand-signed. One of an edition of 75, published in the portfolio Ten woodcuts by Schmidt-Rottluff', 1919. Restored tear to the lower margin.

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