Auctions → North German Art and Art and Antiques November 2013 → November 2013 Norddeutsche Kunst → Anita Rée: The Visitation
Watercolour, 26,5 x 19,5 cm, lo. le. monogr. AR, lo. ri. inscribed 'Maria u. Elisabeth', framed under glass, uninspected out of frame. - One of the most eminents artists of Hamburg, pupil of A. Siebelist, since 1910 she shared a studio with F. Nölken a. F. Ahlers-Hestermann, in 1912 she was pupil of F. Léger in Paris, she was co-fonder of the Hamburg secession a. the 'Gedok', she was a sought-after portrait painter. - Mus.: Hamburg (Kunsthalle, Altonaer Mus.), Bremen (Kunsthalle), Schleswig (SHLM), Wuppertal, Rendsburg (Jüdisches Mus.), Jerusalem a. others. - Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Bénézit, Vollmer, Rump, Der Neue Rump a. others.