Auctions → North German Art and Art and Antiques February 2011 → Februar 2011 Norddeutsche Kunst → Ivo Hauptmann: Baurs Park
Oil/canvas, 81 x 100 cm, sign. a. dat. lo. le. Ivo Hauptmann 1955. - The painting is from Hauptmanns prolific period in the 1950s, when his mature style with its distinct outlines a. its bright colours was fully developed. From an elevated point of view its shows the park in Blankenese that was created in the early 19th cent. by the Altona merchant Georg Friedrich Baur. - Landscape a. figure painter, studied in Paris, under L. Corinth in Berlin a. at the Weimar Academy, eldest son of Gerhard Hauptmann, friends with O. Müller, P. Signac, R.M. Rilke et. al., co-founder of the Freie Sezession Berlin. - Mus.: Hamburg (Kunsthalle, Altonaer Museum), Schleswig (SHLM) a. others. - Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Bénézit, Vollmer, Der Neue Rump a. others.