Lot 6532 - ibid105 Ibid Swiss Art - Thursday, 04. July 2019, 01.00 PM

WALTER KURT WIEMKEN

(1907 Basel 1940)
Lot of two drawings:
Niemandsland. 1939, Boucher, Villeneuve-Saint-Georges. 1930.
India ink on paper, and ink on paper.
Each with estate stamp.
24.3 x 17.5 cm, and 29.2 x 34.4 cm.

Provenance:
- Estate of Walter Kurt Wiemken, Binningen.
- Franco Peretti, Chiasso, Percy Ramstein-Giudici, Basel.
- Swiss private collection.

References:
- Georg Schmidt: "Walter Kurt Wiemken, sein Weg und sein Wesen" in: Walter Kurt Wiemken 1907–1940. Auswahl und Einführung von Georg Schmidt. Erinnerungen an Walter Kurt Wiemken von Walter Bodmer und Otto Abt. Catalogue of Works, published by Helene Sartorius and Claus Krieg, Basel 1942, pp. 7–29, No. 514, Inv. 39/46, No. 192, Inv. 30/36 (2).
- Rudolf Hanhart: Walter Kurt Wiemken. Das gesamte Werk, Zurich 1979, p. 426, No. 1026, p. 195, No. 553 (2), both with ill.

Both works on paper. Not framed.
One mounted on passe-partout. Remains of old adhesive, partly visible on the front (see illustration).
Fine creases.

CHF 600 / 700

€ 530 / 610

Sold for CHF 450 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.