Art (1900-1945) > Figurative Painting (40s-60s ) Otto Modersohn - Biography
Sturm im Moor. 1942.
Oil on canvas.
Lower right signed and dated. 50 x 70 cm (19.6 x 27.5 in).
• Storm-battered landscape characterized by a special atmospheric radiance.
• Landscape scene from Otto Modersohn's late creative period in powerful and impasto colors.
• Particularly dynamic composition by one of the most significant Worpswede artists.
The work is documented in the artist's studio book with the number 167. We are grateful to Mr Rainer Noeres, Otto Modersohn Museum, Fischerhude, for his kind expert advice.
PROVENANCE: Private collection Northern Germany.
In good condition. Isolated spots of minimal craquelzre that do not impair the overall impression. Edges with a few rubbed spots with isolated color losses. The condition report was compiled in daylight with the help of an ultraviolet light and to the best of knowledge.
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