Lot 239: Ernst Barlach, Bildnis Tilla Durieux III, 1912 (plaster model). After 1930

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December 2, 2016
Cologne, Germany

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Description: Signed 'E. Barlach' to the back of the neck and with the foundry mark "H. NOACK BERLIN". One of seven known, unnumbered casts.
Dimensions: Height 18 cm
Artist or Maker: Ernst Barlach
Medium: Bronze
Date: 1912 (plaster model). After 1930
Condition Report: With a fine, bronze coloured patina.
Exhibited: i.a.: Berlin/Düsseldorf 1930 (Galerie Alfred Flechtheim), Bronzen von Ernst Barlach, cat. no. 4; Hannover 1931 (Kestner Gesellschaft), cat. p. 2; Hamburg 1948 (Kunsthalle), Gedächtnisausstellung in der Hamburger Kunsthalle zum 10. Todestag am 24. Oktober, cat. no. 10; Venedig 1950 (Biennale), cat. no. 55; Darmstadt 1952 (Mathildenhöhe), Ernst Barlach – Dramatiker, Bildhauer, Zeichner, cat. no. 15; Hanover 1952 (Kestner Gesellschaft), Ernst Barlach – Die Sammlung F. Reemtsma, cat. no. 14; Bremen 1959 (Kunsthalle), Ernst Barlach, cat. no. 13; Cologne 1986 (Museum Ludwig), Gemälde, Skulpturen, Enviroments vom Expressionismus bis zur Gegenwart, p. 18; Güstrow 2003 (Ernst Barlach Stiftung Güstrow), Berlin SW - Victoriastraße 35. Ernst Barlach und die klassische Moderne im Kunstsalon und Verlag Paul Cassirer, cat. no. 10.
Literature: Ernst Barlach, Ein selbsterzähltes Leben, Berlin 1928, no. 72, pl. LXXVII; Ernst Barlach, Ein selbsterzähltes Leben, Munich 1948, no. 72, illus. 20; Tilla Durieux, Meine ersten neunzig Jahre, Munich/Berlin 1971 and 1979, pp. 297 ff.; Von der Heydt-Museum Wuppertal, Skulpturensammlung, Bestandskatalog, Wuppertal 2000, p. 31; Rahel E. Feilchenfeldt, Leo Kestenberg im Kreis von Paul Cassirer und seinen Künstlern, in: Exhib. cat. Güstrow 2003, p. 80; Heidrun Loeper, Andrea Rolz (Stiftung Akademie der Künste), Tilla Durieux, Der Beruf der Schauspielerin, Berlin 2004, p. 150
Provenance: Private possession, Rhineland
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December 2, 2016, 6:00 PM CET

Cologne, Germany

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