Paul Preyer (1847-1931), Portrait with Cat, Oil Painting c.1900
Paul Preyer (1847-1931), Portrait with Cat, Oil Painting c.1900
Classic Auction No. 724 from Berlin

Conception of Man: 16.- 21. Century

2016-12-27T20:00:00.000Z2016-12-27T22:00:00.000ZBerlin & Onlinehttps://auctionata.com/en/s/1122/auction-conception-of-man-16-21-century-december-2016This auction is all about the depiction of the human form. Highlights of the sale include a painting by Pail Preyer entitled ‘Portrait with Cat’, as well as a print by Schmidt-Rotluff. Furthermore, bidders will find interesting interpretations by Izima Kaoru and Maurizio Cattelan, in various styles. --- Special conditions: 15 % buyer's premium incl. VAT. Tuesday, December 27, 9:00 pm CET
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This auction is all about the depiction of the human form. Highlights of the sale include a painting by Pail Preyer entitled ‘Portrait with Cat’, as well as a print by Schmidt-Rotluff. Furthermore, bidders will find interesting interpretations by Izima Kaoru and Maurizio Cattelan, in various styles.
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Special conditions: 15 % buyer's premium incl. VAT.

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2 | Pieter I Brueghel, Follower, The Wild Man, 2nd H. 16th C.
  • Oil on canvas, relined
  • Probably Netherlands, 2nd half 16th century
  • Follower of Pieter I Brueghel (c. 1525-c. 1569) – Dutch painter, etcher, graphic artist and draftsman; leading representative of early Dutch genre painting and founder of the famous dynasty of painters
  • We thank Suzanne Laemers Rijksbureau voor Kunsthistorische Documentatie (RKD), The Hague, for the scientific support
  • Dimensions: 61 x 77 cm
  • Frame: 83 x 98 cm
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10 | Copy after C.E. Boettcher (1818-1889), Summer Night, 19th C
  • Oil on canvas
  • Germany, 19th century
  • Copy after Christian Eduard Boettcher (1818-1889) - German portrait and genre painter of the Düsseldorf School
  • Dimensions: 111 x 181 cm
  • Gilt stucco frame: 132.5 x 201.5
  • Good condition
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15 | Mosè di Giosuè Bianchi (1840-1904), Study for a Ceiling Fresco
  • Oil on canvas, relined
  • Italy, presumably late 19th century
  • Mosè di Giosuè Bianchi (1840-1904) - Italian painter
  • Monogrammed ‘BM’ lower right
  • Literature: cf. Giuseppe Luigi Marini. Il valore dei dipinti dell'Ottocento e del primo Novecento, 2005-2006
  • Dimensions: 90 x 69.5 cm
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27 | Friedrich Schilcher (1811-1881), Reading Girl, 1833
  • Oil on canvas
  • Austria, 1833
  • Friedrich Schilcher (1811-1881) – Austrian portrait, history and genre painter
  • Signed and dated ‚Schilcher 1833‘ lower left
  • Dimensions: 52,5 x 42 cm
  • Gilt ornate frame: 62 x 53 cm
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34 | Louis Taymans (1826-1877), Women Embroidering in the Park, 1860
  • Oil on panel
  • Belgium, 1860
  • Louis Joseph Taymans (1826-1877) - Belgian portrait and genre painter
  • Signed and dated ‘Louis Taymans 1860’ lower left
  • Dimensions: 55 x 42.5 cm
  • Mounted in gilt profile frame, partly covered with velvet: 68 x 56 cm
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41 | After P. P. Rubens, Thetis Receiving Armor For Achilles, 19th
  • Oil on panel
  • After Peter Paul Rubens (1577-1640) – Flemish painter, draftsman, decorator, engraver and one of the most important painters of the Baroque period
  • Dimensions: 19.5 x 30 cm
  • Frame: 31 x 41.5 cm
  • Good condition
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61 | K. Schmidt-Rottluff, Kristus (Christus) unter den Frauen, 1919
  • Woodcut on paper
  • Germany, 1919
  • Karl Schmidt-Rottluff (1884-1976) – German painter, graphic artist, sculptor and member of the Expressionist group ‘Die Brücke’
  • Signed, numbered/inscribed in pencil
  • Catalogue raisonné: Schapire app. 85
  • Edition W. Ketterer, Munich
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74 | Anatolij Brusilovskij (b. 1932), Scandinavia, Collage, 1971
  • Collage on cardboard
  • Russia, 1971
  • Anatolij Rafailovic Brusilovskij (b.1932) - Russian-German artist who lives in Cologne and Moscow
  • Signed in Cyrillic and dated ‘71’ lower right
  • Verso titled in Cyrillic and English and numbered ‘172’
  • Sheet Size: 48.5 x 54.5 cm
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79 | Milo Reice (b. 1952), Orpheus Losing Eurydice to Hades, 1983/86
  • Oil on canvas
  • USA, 1983/86
  • Milo Reice (b. 1952) – US-American artist
  • Signed upper right ‘Milo’
  • Dimensions: 270 x 207 cm
  • Framed: 221 x 286 cm
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84 | Jörg Immendorff, Mann mit Fackel und Maske, Serigraph, 2000 
  • Serigraph in colors and acrylic on canvas
  • Jörg Immendorff (1945-2007) – German painter
  • Signed and dated lower right ‘Immendorff 2000’
  • The authenticity of the work has been verbally confirmed by Geuer & Breckner, Düsseldorf to the previous owner
  • Unique piece
  • Dimensions: 81 x 64.5 cm
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95 | Izima Kaoru (b. 1954), UA Wears Toga, 4 C-Prints, Japan, 2003
  • 4 C-prints, laminated on plastic boards and mounted under Diasec
  • Japan, 2003, printed in 2004
  • Izima Kaoru (b. 1954) – Japanese photographer
  • Signed each on a label on the reverse ‘Izima Kaoru’ and with the copyright note of the photographer of 2003
  • Prints 4 from an edition of 7
  • From the series ‘UA wears Toga‘, 2002
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98 | Maurizio Cattelan, L.O.V.E. Souvenir di Milano, 2014
  • Maurizio Cattelan
  • L.O.V.E. Souvenir di Milano, 2014
  • Concrete, stamped on underside, open edition, published by Seletti, Cicognara, Italy
  • 40.0 x 18.0 x 18.0 cm (15.8 x 7.1 x 7.1 in)
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103 | Thomas Schütte, Paloma, Aquatint in Colors, 2012
  • Aquatint, carborundum and drypoint on wove paper
  • Germany/UK, 2012
  • Thomas Schütte (b. 1954) - German sculptor and draftsman
  • Signed ‘Thomas Schütte’, dated ‘2012’ and numbered ‘52/100’ in pencil
  • The work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity of the Serpentine Gallery, dating September 2012
  • Plate dimensions: 42.7 x 29.8 cm; sheet dimensions: 73.5 x 53 cm
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