Logo Auktionshaus Stahl

Ship on the Elbe

Gretchen Wohlwill (Hamburg 1878 - Hamburg 1962)


Ship on the Elbe

Lot-No. 160

Proceeds : 5.000,00 €


Oil/canvas, 60 x 75,5 cm, lo. le. sign. a. dat. G. Wohlwill 1911, on the reverse flower still life. - Painter a. graphic artist, studied at the Ladies painting school of Valeska Röver in Hamburg under E. Eitner a. A. Illies a. in Paris at the Académie Stettler, assistant in the studio of H. Matisse, co-founder of the Hamburg secession, emigrated to Portugal in 1940, returned to Hamburg in 1952, her impressionist style became influenced by P. Cézanne a. H. Matisse during her Paris sojourn, later she turned to New Objectivity a. the Hamburg secession style. - Mus.: Hamburg (Hamburger Kunsthalle, Altonaer Mus.), Schleswig (SHLM), Flensburg a. others. - Lit.: Der Neue Rump, Bruhns: G.W. - eine jüdische Malerin aus Hamburg with cat. rais. a. others.

back

Gretchen Wohlwill: Ship on the Elbe


Gretchen Wohlwill (Hamburg 1878 - Hamburg 1962)

Ship on the Elbe

Lot-No. 160

Proceeds : 5.000,00 €

Print

Oil/canvas, 60 x 75,5 cm, lo. le. sign. a. dat. G. Wohlwill 1911, on the reverse flower still life. - Painter a. graphic artist, studied at the Ladies painting school of Valeska Röver in Hamburg under E. Eitner a. A. Illies a. in Paris at the Académie Stettler, assistant in the studio of H. Matisse, co-founder of the Hamburg secession, emigrated to Portugal in 1940, returned to Hamburg in 1952, her impressionist style became influenced by P. Cézanne a. H. Matisse during her Paris sojourn, later she turned to New Objectivity a. the Hamburg secession style. - Mus.: Hamburg (Hamburger Kunsthalle, Altonaer Mus.), Schleswig (SHLM), Flensburg a. others. - Lit.: Der Neue Rump, Bruhns: G.W. - eine jüdische Malerin aus Hamburg with cat. rais. a. others.

Ship on the Elbe