Thomas Baumgartner - Portrait of Thomas Mann (?)

auction 933, Lot 106

FAUSSNER COLLECTION

on 8 May 2024

Thomas Baumgartner

1892 München - 1962 Kreuth/Tegernsee


Portrait of Thomas Mann (?)

estimate:
€ 5.000 to € 7.000

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result:
€ 6.110 (incl. 30 % buyer's premium)

description:

Thomas Baumgartner

1892 München - 1962 Kreuth/Tegernsee

Portrait of Thomas Mann (?)


Signed upper right. Inscribed several times verso. Oil auf canvas. 83 x 69 cm. Restored. Framed (105.5 x 91 cm).


Literature: Tworek, Elisabet, Literarische Sommerfrische. Künstler und Schriftsteller im Alpenvorlande. Ein Lesebuch. Munich 2011, pages 120 and 258.

Provenance: Collection of His Royal Highness Joseph Clemens Prince of Bavaria. - Hugo Ruef, Munich, Auction 447, 14-16 November 1990, lot 1032: there with slightly different dimensions: 88 x 72 cm. - Collection of Hans Constantin Faußner, Munich.