Herbstmeer Xvii
Artwork: Herbstmeer Xvii
Size: 73.6 x 89.9 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1911
Marks: Signed 'Emil Nolde' (lower right); titled 'Herbstmeer (XVII)' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Nolde Stiftung Seebull; M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York (acquired from the previous, January 1965); Cecil 'Titi' Blaffer von Furstenberg, Houston (acquired from the previous, 1965); By descent from the previous to the present owners
Exhibition history: Hamburg, Kunstverein; Essen, Museum Folkwang and Munich, Haus der Kunst, Emil Nolde, April-December 1957, p. 25, no. 59 (illustrated); Kunsthaus Zurich, Emil Nolde, 1867-1956, October-November 1958, no. 12; Paris, Musee national d'art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Les sources du XXe siecle: les arts en Europe de 1884 a 1914, November 1960-January 1961, p. 176, no. 519; Brussels, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Emil Nolde, May-June 1961, no. 13 (illustrated); Im Kunstverein Hannover, Emil Nolde, July-September 1961, no. 11 (illustrated); New York, Spencer A. Samuels & Company, Ltd., Expressionismus, October-November 1968, p. 23, no. 8 (illustrated in color, p. 22; with inverted dimensions)

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-05-13
Lot Number: 58A
Low Estimate: $1800000
High Estimate: $2500000
Hammer Price: Not Sold