Lot 278: Lovis Corinth, Hundestudie, 1884
December 2, 2016
Cologne, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Signed and dated 'Lovis Corinth. 1884' in black lower right. Barley legible stamp of a Munich artist's supply shop verso.The present study of the St. Bernard was created parallel to Corinth's painting "Das Komplott" (cf. Behrend-Corinth 17).
Condition Report: 3 small retouches in the right margin, the canvas rubbed at the edges of the stretcher.
Notes: VAT: Margin scheme
Provenance: Artist's studio until 1913; Private possession, Rhineland; 589. Math. Lempert'zsche Kunstversteigerung 5 June 1982, Kunst des XX. Jahrhunderts, lot 131; Private collection, North Germany
Dimensions: 42.6 x 53.7 cm
Artist or Maker: Lovis Corinth
Medium: Oil on canvas Framed