Auction House

Auction: 19th Century Paintings

23. October 2018, 5:00 pm

Object overview
Object

0305

A. X. K. Ritter von Pettenkofen

(Wien 1822 - 1889 Wien)

„Hungarian hay cart“
1857
oil on panel
29,5 x 47 cm
signed and dated on the lower right: Pettenkofen (18)57
on the reverse seal of Galerie Sedelmeyer, Paris and label of Österreichischen Galerie Belvedere, "Heuwagen in Szolnok", inv.-no. Lg 1136 (as a loan at the Belvedere from 2003 to 2017)

Provenance

Joseph Daniel Böhm (1794-1865), Vienna (sculptor, medallion maker and director of the k.k. Graveurakademie in Vienna);
art dealer Alexander Posonyi, Versteigerung der Kunst-Sammlung von Joseph Dan. Böhm, Vienna, 4.12.1865, no. 1783 (acquired by A. Posonyi for 250 fl.);
Alexander Posonyi, Vienna;
collection Anatole-Auguste Hulot, Paris;
gallery Georges Petit, Versteigerung der Kunstsammlung Hulot, Paris, 9.5.1892, no. 191 (ill.), title: "Rentrée de la moisson" (acquired by Charles Sedelmeyer for 6.000 fr.);
Charles Sedelmeyer, Paris;
A Nemzeti Szalon öszi kiállitásának katalogusa, Budapest 1903, no. 57, title: "Aratás" (harvest);
auction Anton Stöckl, Gemälde aus der Kollektion Ch. Sedelmeyer in Paris, Vienna, 2.1.1904, no. 47 and 24.2.1904, no. 78 (ill.);
Paul Chevallier/Jules Féral, Collection Ch. Sedelmeyer, Kunstauktion, Paris, 12.6.1907, no. 171;
auction Anton Stöckl, Gemälde aus der Kollektion Ch. Sedelmeyer in Paris, Vienna, 16.12.1907, no. 58 (ill.) and 9.12.1908, no. 119 (ill.), acquired by the k.k. Österr. Staatsgalerie for 4307 K;
K.k. Österreichische Staatsgalerie, Vienna, according to records of the Belvedere the painting with the title "Getreidewagen", 48 x 30 cm (inv.-no. 938) was withdrawn in 1917;
art dealer Giese & Schweiger, Vienna (1988);
private collection, Austria

Literature

Kunstwelt, Vienna, Feb. 1905, p. 50 (ill.);
Arpad Weixlgärtner, August Pettenkofen, Vienna 1916, p. 369-370, no. 262

Estimate: € 25.000 - 50.000
Result: € 20.000
Auction is closed.