Auctions → North German Art and Art and Antiques February 2011 → Februar 2011 Norddeutsche Kunst → Thomas Herbst: Horse on a Pasture
Oil/cardboard, 36,5 x 32,5 cm, sign. lo. le. Herbst, on the reverse estate stamp a. authentification by Grustav Grundstedt, min. rest. - Grundstedt family. - Important North German impressionist, studied at the Frankfurt, Berlin a. Weimar Academies, study trips to Munich, the Netherlands a. Paris, where he shared a studio with Liebermann, contact with the Leibl circle, co-founder of the Hamburgischer Künstlerclub, acquainted with Munch. - Mus.: Hamburg (Kunsthalle, Altonaer Museum), Berlin (Nat.-Gal.), Kiel, Oldenburg, Husum. - Lit.: Boetticher, Thieme-Becker, Vollmer, Der Neue Rump, Meyer-Tönnesmann a. others.