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Fritz Winter
Übergänge, 1954
Oil on paper
Current bid:
€ 8,000
Estimate:
€ 8,000
End: 08-15-24 15:06:00 Berlin
08-15-24 09:06:00 New York
08-15-24 06:06:00 Los Angeles (28 days, 06h:55m)

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Lot description
Übergänge. 1954.
Oil on paper, laid on canvas.
Lower right signed and dated. Once more signed and dated on the reverse, as well as titled and inscribed "Diessen". 74.5 x 100 cm (29.3 x 39.3 in).
[AR].
• Balanced, large-format composition from the informal early work.
• Since his participation in documenta I (1955), Winter had been considered one of the leading representatives of German Informalism and abstract post-war modernism.
• The artist's works were shown in two exhibitions at the Museum of Modern Art, New York in the 1950s
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PROVENANCE: Galerie Günther Franke, Munich (with a label on the reverse)
Private collection North Rhine-Westphalia.

LITERATURE: Christie's London, Contemporary Art, April 6, 1989, lot 537 (fig.).
Christie's London, German and Austrian Art, October 8, 1998, lot 221 (colr illu.).

In good condition. With minor superficial rubbing and a small, unobtrusive bump and paper damage in bottom center. An unobtrusive handling mark in upper right, probably from the making, as well as with other traces from the making.
Fritz Winter
Übergänge, 1954
Oil on paper
Starting bid:
€ 8,000
Estimate
€ 8,000
End: 08-15-24 15:06:00 Berlin
08-15-24 09:06:00 New York
08-15-24 06:06:00 Los Angeles (28 days, 06h:55m)

Please enter your maximum bid, it will only be used to the extent necessary to beat the next best bid.
Bid plus 32 % buyer's premium (differential taxation without separate VAT statement, sales tax certificate upon request) and droit de suite charge without VAT.
Self pick-up: free of charge,
insured shipping:
within Germany 79,50 €,
within the EU countries 141,53 €,
outside the EU countries on request.


After entering your maximum bid you will be able to check your entry and you will be provided with further information. Only after a further confirmation your bid will be binding.