拍品 3225* - A189 印象派&现代主义 - Freitag, 28. Juni 2019, 05.00 PM
- Martha Hirsch, Sydney, as a present from the artist.
- Richard and Marielouise Hirsch, Sydney, by descent from the above.
- Private collection, Jerusalem, by descent to the present owners.
This watercolour was a gift from Oskar Kokoschka to Martha Hirsch, a very good friend. Kokoschka had already portrayed Hirsch several times, most famously in an Expressionist portrait from 1909, now privately owned. During World War II, Martha Hirsch and her husband fled to Australia, where they finally settled. However, the artist and the Hirschs maintained contact during their entire lifetime, as witnessed by Kokoschka’s dedication on the present work.
CHF 12 000 / 18 000 | (€ 12 000 / 18 000)
以瑞士法郎銷售 CHF 14 940 (包含買家佣金)