Carl Spitzweg - "Brustbild eines Türken"

auction 402, Lot 486

AUTUMN AUCTION on 22 September 2021

Carl Spitzweg

"Brustbild eines Türken"

estimate:
€ 7.500 to € 8.500

Differenzbesteuerung    

result:
€ 22.100 (incl. 30 % buyer's premium)

description:

Carl Spitzweg

1808 Munich - 1885 ibid.

 

Half-length portrait of a Turk

 

 

Estate stamp in black (Lugt 2307) lower right and verso. Inscribed and titled on old adhesive label on the cardboard frame. Oil on paper. 29.2 x 21.5 cm. Paper browned. Minor damage. Damage to frame.

 

Catalogue Raisonné: not in Roennefahrt and Wichmann.

 

Statement by Wilhelm Spitzweg, Munich, 26 November 1921: there referred to as "Türke, Brustbild, Profilansicht", without dimensions. W. Spitzweg confirms the family ownership provenance.