Lot 650: Ausstellung der Freien Vereinigung Duesseldorfer Kuenstler. ca. 1891
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: MAX STERN (1872-1943) Size: 33 3/8 x 25 1/2 in./85 x 64.6 cm A. Bagel, Düsseldorf One of the first Secessionist groups in Germany, the Free Düsseldorf Artist's Association broke away from the city's Art Academy to bring a new kind of groundbreaking art to the public. This magnificent poster promotes an exhibition of the group's work at the Municipal Art Gallery. The composition itself is excellent in that while the background is aflutter with curious patrons, the two figures up front appear to be sizing up the viewer as the most intriguing work of art.
Condition Report: B+/ Slight creasing in background. Framed.
Dimensions: 33 3/8 x 25 1/2 in./85 x 64.6 cm
Artist or Maker: MAX STERN (1872-1943)
Date: ca. 1891