Nachtlicher Larm (Nightly Noise)
Artwork: Nachtlicher Larm (Nightly Noise)
Size: 56.8 x 51 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1919
Marks: Signed Scholz and dated 1919 (lower right); Signed Georg Scholz, titled and dated 1919 on the stretcher
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Dr. Theodor Kiefer, Kaiserslautern (probably acquired from the artist; until at least 1980); Galerie Schlichtenmaier, Grafenau; Galerie Brockstedt, Hamburg; Galerie Michael Hasenclever, Munich; Marvin & Janet Fishman, Milwaukee (acquired from the previous by 1990. Sold: Sotheby's, London, The Marvin & Janet Fishman Collection: German Art from Expressionism to Resistance, 18th October 2000, lot 48); Purchased at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Berlin, November gruppe, Grosse Berliner Kunstausstellung, 1919, no. 1258Karlsruhe, Galerie des Bezirksverband Bildender Kunstler, Realistische Kunst der 20er Jahre in Karlsruhe, 1980, no. 140, illustrated in the catalogue (titled Nachtlicher Schrei)Waldkirch, Georg-Scholz-Haus, Georg Scholz, Malerei, Zeichnung, Druckgraphik, 1990, illustrated in colour in the catalogue Milwaukee, Art Museum; Berlin, Berlinische Galerie, Museum fur Moderne Kunst, Photographie und Architektur; Frankfurt-am-Main, Schirn Kunsthalle; Emden, Kunsthalle, Stiftung Henri Nannen; New York, The Jewish Museum; Omaha, Joslyn Art Museum & Atlanta, The High Museum, The Marvin and Janet Fishman Collection: Art in Germany 1909-1936. From Expressionism to Resistance, 1990-92, no. 137, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; Paris, Musee National d'Art Moderne & Barcelona, Centre de Cultura Contemporania, Visions Urbaines/Visiones Urbanas. Europa 1870-1993, 1994, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; The Hague, Museum Paleis Lange Voorhout; Brussels, Palais des Beaux-Arts; Gent, Snoeck-Ducaju & Zoon; Stockholm, Liljevalchs Konsthall & Helsinki, Helsingin Taidenhalli, Art et Resistance; Les Peintres allemands de l'entre-deux-guerres - La Collection Marvin et Janet Fishman, 1995-96, no. 142, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; Venice, Palazzo Grassi, German Expressionism: Art and Society, 1997-98, no. 96, illustrated in colour in the catalogue Munich, Haus der Kunst, Die Nacht, 1998-99, no. 339, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; Karlsruhe, Stadtische Galerie, Die 20er Jahre in Karlsruhe, 2005-06, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Sotheby's London

Date: 2016-06-21
Lot Number: 5