Badendes Hindumadchen
Artwork: Badendes Hindumadchen
Size: 99 x 67.4 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1913
Marks: Signed and dated 'C Hofer 1913.' (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Stadtische Museum fur Kunst und Kunstgewerbe Halle (1914, inventory number 310); removed as 'entartete Kunst' by the National Socialists in 1937 (EK inv. no. 14197); Bernard A. Boehmer, Gustrow (acquired from the previous); Galerie Valentien, Stuttgart (1945-1946); Anon. sale, Stuttgarter Kunstkabinett, Stuttgart, 1953, lot 1335; Galerie Schlichtenmaier, Grafenau (1992); Rolf Dehyle, Stuttgart (acquired from the previous, 1993); sale, Sotheby's, London, 6 October 1999, lot 228
Exhibition history: Berlin, Paul Cassirer, Sonderausstellung Karl Hofer, April 1914; Dresden, Emil Richter, Gemalde und Zeichnungen von Karl Hofer, 1917, no. 18; Grafenau, Galerie Schlichtenmaier, Karl Hofer, Gemalde, Zeichnungen, Druckgraphik, January-February 1992, p. 27, no. 2 (illustrated in color, p. 35); Cismar, Schleswig-Hosteinisches Landesmuseum; Halle, Staatliche Galerie Moritzburg and Stuttgart, Stadtische Galerie, Robert Breyer und die Berliner Secession, Die Sammlung Rolf Deyhle I, March 1992-March 1994, p. 186, no. 74 (illustrated in color, p. 121); Cismar, Schleswig-Hosteinisches Landesmuseum; Stuttgart, Galerie der Stadt; Erfurt, Hofheim; Landesmuseum Mainz and Hamm, Stadtiche Gustav-Lubcke-Museum, Karl Hofer, Die Sammlung Rolf Deyhle III, June 1996-June 1998, p. 91, no. 4 (illustrated in color, p. 34; with incorrect dimensions)

Christie's New York

Date: 2017-05-16
Lot Number: 388