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Auction: Modern Art

05. December 2017, 6:00 pm

Object overview


Werner Berg*

(Elberfeld 1904 - 1981 Rutarhof)

„Die Winternacht“
oil on canvas
76 × 96 cm
monogrammed on the lower right: W. B.
titled and dated by the artist on the reverse on the stretcher: "Winternacht" 1935


acquired directly from the artist in 1936 by the grandfather of the current owner;
since then in family private property, Germany


Zeitschrift „Die Kunst“, Munich, 7/1936, full-page colour ill.;
Wieland Schmid and others, Werner Berg. Gemälde, mit einem Werkverzeichnis von Harald Scheicher, Klagenfurt 1994, WV-no. 144, bw-ill. p. 249

We thank Dr. Harald Scheicher for his kind help and his useful support.

Estimate: € 80.000 - 160.000
Result: € 210.100 (incl. fees)
Auction is closed.