Contrast
Artwork: Contrast
Size: 93 x 73.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1924
Marks: Signed and inscribed 'Rudolf Bauer Baut' (lower right)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Solomon R. Guggenheim, New York (acquired from the artist, by 1936); Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York (gift from the previous, 1937); Borghi & Co., New York (acquired from the previous, 1986); Anon. sale, Hauswedell & Nolte, Hamburg, 2 December 2003, lot 25; Acquired at the previous sale by the family of the present owner
Exhibition history: Charleston, South Carolina, Gibbes Memorial Art Gallery, Solomon R. Guggenheim Collection of Non-Objective Paintings, March-April 1936, p. 16, no. 10 (illustrated); Philadelphia Art Alliance, Solomon R. Guggenheim Collection of Non-Objective Paintings, February 1937, p. 17, no. 10 (illustrated); New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, Art of Tomorrow, June 1939, p. 90, no. 83 (illustrated)

Christie's New York

Date: 2018-05-16
Lot Number: 373