König Karneval. 1918.
Gouache with pencil.
Signed and dated bottom right. On wove paper. 87.5 x 62.5 cm (34.4 x 24.6 in), Sheet size.
Mounted on board. [EH].
• Bernhard Pankok is one of the initiators of the Deutscher Werkbund.
• Under the direction of Bernhard Pankok, the Stuttgart School of Arts and Crafts develops into one of the largest and leading colleges of its kind in Germany.
• Bernhard Pankok also works as a graphic designer and illustrator for the magazines PAN and Jugend.
PROVENANCE: Private Collection, Hessen.
LITERATURE: Auktionshaus Nagel, Stuttgart, 7.3.1990, Lot 55 (o. Abb.).
Van Ham Kunstauktionen, Köln, 172. Auktion Moderne Kunst, 26.4.1997, Lot 700.
Good overall impression. The sheet is mounted on firm cardboard, thus the delicate and slightly creased edges of the sheet are permanently secured. Surface irregularities in the area of the mask to the right and loss of paper at the top left of the sheet due to pest infestation.
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