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Art (1900-1945) > Expressionism Karl Schmidt-Rottluff - Biography

Karl Schmidt-Rottluff -

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Sitzender Akt mit erhobenen Armen. Um 1943/44.
Carving, bulged, mounted on black wooden base.
Wietek 176. 5 x 5 cm (1.9 x 1.9 in).

The work is documented in the archive of the Karl and Emy Schmidt-Rottluff Foundation Berlin.

PROVENANCE: Hanna Bekker vom Rath Collection, Hofheim.
Hermann Gerlinger Collection, Würzburg.

EXHIBITION: Karl Schmidt-Rottluff zum 70. Geburtstag, Schloss Charlottenburg, Berlin, September 20 -October 10, 1954, cat. no. 219.
Plastik und Kunsthandwerk von Malern des deutschen Expressionismus, Schleswig-Holsteinisches Landesmuseum Schloss Gottorf, Schleswig, August 28 – October 2, 1960; Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg, October 14 – November 13, 1960.
Schleswig-Holsteinisches Landesmuseum, Schloss Gottorf, Schleswig (permanent loan from the Hermann Gerlinger Collection, 1995-2001).
Kraft der Linie. Karl Schmidt-Rottluff, Graphik und Plastik, Stadtmuseum Hofheim am Taunus, November 17, 1996 – January 12, 1997; Neue Galerie, Kassel, January 21 – March 30, 1997, cat. no. 36 (with illu.).
Kunstmuseum Moritzburg, Halle an der Saale (permanent loan from the Hermann Gerlinger Collection, 2001-2017).
Buchheim Museum, Bernried (permanent loan from the Hermann Gerlinger Collection, 2017-2022).

LITERATURE: Hauswedell & Nolte, Hamburg, auction 282, II, June 8, 1990, cat. no. 851 (with illu.).
Hans Werner Hegemann, Elfenbein in Plastik, Schmuck und Gerät, Hanau 1960, illu. 88.
Heinz Spielmann (ed.), Die Maler der Brücke. Sammlung Hermann Gerlinger, Stuttgart 1995, p. 420, SHG no. 756 (with illu.).
Hermann Gerlinger, "einigen Steinchen habe ich Gesichter gemacht..": Die Steinschnitte von Karl Schmidt-Rottluff, in: Weltkunst, vol. 66, issue 23, 1996, p. 3136 (with illu.).
Gerhard Wietek, Karl Schmidt-Rottluff, Werkverzeichnis der Plastik und des Kunsthandwerks, Munich 2001, p. 308, no. 176 (with illu.).
Hermann Gerlinger, Katja Schneider (eds.), Die Maler der Brücke. Inventory catalog Hermann Gerlinger Collection, Halle (Saale) 2005, p. 122, SHG no. 277 (with illu.)).

In good condition. Tiny adhesions. Surface slightly irregular and with capillary scratches.
For information concerning the condition, please view the high resolution image / backside image.

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