Auction House

Auction: Contemporary Art

21. June 2017, 6:00 pm

Object overview
Object

0861

Rudolf Hausner*

(Wien 1914 - 1995 Wien)

„Coastal scenery“
1950s
oil on hardboard; framed
18.5 × 38.5 cm
monogrammed on the lower right: R. H.

Provenance

acquired in the 1950s directly from the artist;
since then private property, Vienna

Depicted in this painting is a coastal scenery. The painting got executed in the 1950s. At that time Rudolf Hausner was imprisoned. According to the present owner, the police man Dr. Karl Reidinger (posterior president of the Viennese police) helped him to fullfill his passion for the art of painting. To show his gratitude, Hausner painted this picture.

€ 15.000