Bauerngarten (Blumengarten)
Artwork: Bauerngarten (Blumengarten)
Size: 110 x 110 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1907
Marks: Signed Gustav Klimt (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Narodni Galerie, Prague (acquired on 29th January 1910; until 1968) (inventory no. 04107); Gustav Rau, Switzerland (acquired in the early 1970s. Sold: Christie’s, London, 28th November 1994, lot 23); Purchased at the previous sale
Exhibition history: Vienna, Kunstschau, 1908, Room 22, no. 10 (Bauerngarten); (possibly) Vienna, Kunstschau, 1909, Room 22, no. 5 (Bauerngaertchen); Prague, Rudolphinum, Deutsch-Bohmischer Kunstlerbund, 1910, no. 98; Prague, Moderni Galerie, 1926, no. 687; Prague, Moderni Galerie, 1934, no. 386; Berlin, Nationalgalerie, Deutsche Gemalde des neunzehnten Jahrhunderts, 1950; Berlin, Nationalgalerie, Deutsche Gemalde des neunzehnten Jahrhunderts aus tschechoslowakischen Museen, 1956, no. 30; Brno, Dum umeni mesta Brna, 1963, no. 10; Vienna, Secession, Wien um 1900, 1964, no. 43; New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Gustav Klimt - Egon Schiele, 1965, no. 8, illustrated in the catalogue; Zurich, Kunsthaus, Gustav Klimt 1862-1918, 1992, no. G37, illustrated in the catalogue; Ottawa, National Gallery of Canada, Gustav Klimt: Modernism in the Making, 2001, no. 23, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; Vienna, Osterreichische Galerie Belvedere, Gustav Klimt Landscapes, 2002-03, no. 30, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; Liverpool, Tate Liverpool, Gustav Klimt. Painting, Design and Modern Life in Vienna 1900, 2008, no. 186, illustrated in colour in the catalogue (as dating from circa 1905-06); London, Royal Academy of Arts, Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse, 2016, no. 85, illustrated in colour in the catalogue (as dating from 1905-07)

Sotheby's London

Date: 2017-03-01
Lot Number: 11