Sinfonie 23
Artwork: Sinfonie 23
Size: 49.3 x 18.8 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1916
Marks: Signed 'Rudolf Bauer' (lower right); signed again 'Rudolf Bauer' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Solomon R. Guggenheim New York (acquired from the artist); Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum New York Adler/Castillo Gallery New York; Private Collection; California Sale: Sotheby's New York October 7 2008 lot 76; Private Collection (acquired at the above sale); Acquired from the above by A. Alfred Taubman in September 2014
Exhibition history: Berlin Galerie Der Sturm (Herwarth Walden) Rudolf Bauer Gemalde und Aquarelle Zeichnungen 1917 no. 76 Berlin; Galerie Der Sturm (Herwarth Walden) Kunstausstellung Der Sturm 1919 no. 12; Berlin Das Geistreich (Rudolf Bauer Museum); New York Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation Art of Tomorrow Fifth Catalogue of the Solomon R. Guggenheim; Collection of Non-Objective Paintings 1939 no. 26 illustrated in the catalogue; Wuppertal Germany Von der Heydt-Museum Der Sturm Exhibition "Zentrum der Avantgarde" 2012 illustrated in the catalogue

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2015-11-05
Lot Number: 151
Low Estimate: $500000 [-19%]
High Estimate: $700000 [-42%]
Hammer Price: $400000
Sold For: $490000