Turkenbundlilien (Turk's Cap Lilies)
Artwork: Turkenbundlilien (Turk's Cap Lilies)
Size: 60 x 80 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1937
Marks: Signed Beckmann and dated A.37 (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted in Amsterdam in 1937
Provenance: Stephan Lackner, Paris & Santa Barbara (acquired from the artist in 1938; until at least 1967); Roman Norbert Ketterer, Campione d'Italia; Private Collection, Germany (acquired by 1976); Acquired by the present owner in 1991
Exhibition history: New York, Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin); Kansas City; Los Angeles; San Francisco; St. Louis, City Art Museum; Portland & Seattle, Exhibition of Recent Paintings by Max Beckmann, 1938, no. 21; New York, Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), Max Beckmann, Recent Paintings, 1939, no. 10; Chicago, The Arts Club of Chicago, Max Beckmann, 1942, no. 27 (titled Fleur de Lis); Albion College, Albion, Michigan (extended loan, 1954); Downey, California, The Downey Museum of Art, Max Beckmann. Oils, Watercolors, Lithographs, 1960, no. 9; Bremen, Kunsthalle; Berlin, Akademie der Kunste; Karlsruhe, Badischer Kunstverein; Vienna, Wiener Secession; Linz, Neue Galerie der Stadt Linz, Wolfgang-Gurlitt-Museum & Lucerne, Kunstmuseum, Max Beckmann, 1966-67, no. 23, illustrated in the catalogue; Kochel am See, Max Beckmann. Kleine Stillleben, 2013, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; Hamburg, Kunsthalle, Max Beckmann. Die Stillleben, 2014-15, illustrated in colour in the catalogue

Sotheby's London

Date: 2017-03-01
Lot Number: 29