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Trompetenblaser I

Lyonel Feininger-Trompetenblaser I-1912

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Trompetenblaser I
Size:
94.4 x 79.9 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1912
Marks
Signed and dated 'Feininger 12' (lower left); titled, numbered and inscribed 'TROMPETENBLASER I KISTE 'L. F. VII'' (on the stretcher)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Hermann Klumpp, Quedlingburg (deposited by the artist for safekeeping, 1935-1972); Julia Feininger, New York (by descent from the artist and recovered from the previous); Acquavella Galleries, Inc., New York (acquired from the estate of the previous, 1985); Richard L. Feigen and Co., New York (acquired from the previous); Mark Goodson, New York (acquired from the previous, 10 October 1985); Pace Wildenstein, New York (acquired from the estate of the previous); Acquired from the previous by the late owners, 15 November 1995
Exhibition History :
Berlin, Galerie Der Sturm, Funfundfundfzigste Ausstellung: Lyonel Feininger, Gemalde und Aquarelle, Zeichnungen, September 1917, no. 44 (titled Trompetenblaser); Munich, Neue Kunst Hans Goltz, 48 Ausstellung: Lyonel Feininger, October 1918, no. 1 (titled Trompetenblaser); Hagen, Folkwang-Museum, Lyonel Feininger, June 1919 (titled Trompetenblaser); Dresden, Galerie Emil Richter, Lyonel Feininger: Sonder-Ausstellung seiner Gemalde, Aquarelle, Zeichnungen und Holzschnitte, September 1919, p. 2, no. 9 (titled Trompetenblaser); Hannover, Kestner-Gesellschaft, Paul Klee, Lyonel Feininger: Gemalde, Graphik. XXIX, Sonder-Ausstellung, November 1919-January 1920, no. 131 (titled Trompetenblaser); New York, Acquavella Galleries, Inc. and The Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C., Lyonel Feininger, October 1985-February 1986, no. 31 (illustrated in color); New York, Pace Wildenstein, Modern Masters from the Collection of Mark Goodson, October-November 1995, pp. 8-9 (illustrated, p. 66); Wuppertal, Von der Heydt-Museum, Lyonel Feininger: Fruhe Werke und Freunde, September-November 2006, pp. 13 and 121 (illustrated in color, p. 120); New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, Lyonel Feininger: At the Edge of the World, June-October 2011, p. 61 (illustrated in color, fig. 66)

Christie’s New York

Date:
2018-05-15
Lot Number :
16 A
Low Estimate :
$5,000,000[+4%]*
High Estimate :
$7,000,000[-26%]*
Hammer Price :
$5,200,000
Sold For :
$6,162,500*