Der Muhlengraben
Artwork: Der Muhlengraben
Size: 80.6 x 100.7 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1921
Marks: Signed 'HMPechstein' (lower left); signed, dated and numbered 'XIV HMPechstein' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Joseph Geller, Cologne, by whom acquired directly from the artist ; Private collection, Saarland, by descent from the previous; sale, Kunsthaus Lempertz, Cologne, 26 November 2013, lot 316; Galerie von Vertes, Zurich; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 2014
Exhibition history: Bern, Kunsthalle, Paula Modersohn und die Maler der Brucke, July - August 1948, no. 152 (illustrated; dated '1918').; Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum, Expressionisme: Van Gogh tot Picasso, July - September 1949, no. 133 (dated '1920' and titled 'Kanaal'; with incorrect dimensions).; Saarbrucken, Saarlandmuseum, Die Brucke in der Sudsee - Exotik der Farbe, October 2005 - January 2006, no. 103, p. 222 (illustrated p. 193; dated 'circa 1920')

Christie's London

Date: 2016-06-22
Lot Number: 34