Auction House

Auction: Modern Art

05. December 2017, 6:00 pm

Object overview


Wilhelm Thöny*

(Graz 1888 - 1949 New York)

„'Im Feld'“
oil on canvas
62 × 81 cm
signed, titled and dated on the lower left: W. Thöny / Im Feld 1917


given as a wedding present to the parents of the current owner (1946);
since then in property of the family, private property, Europe


Compare: Christa Steinle / Günther Holler-Schuster (Hg.), Thöny. Im Sog der Moderne, Exhibition Catalogue Neue Galerie Graz, Universalmuseum Joanneum, 24. May- 22. September 2013, pl. 23 ("Blick vom Autal bei Graz in Richtung Süden", 1917) and pl. 25 and pl. 26 ("Angriff des Regiments auf die Levespitze am 20. Mai 1916", 1917)

We thank Anette Rainer, GrazMuseum, for her useful help and her kind confirmation.

€ 30.000