Künstlerverzeichnis - Schaefler


Cologne outskirts

Fritz Schaefler (Eschau 1888 - Köln 1954)


Cologne outskirts | Hammer €

Ca. 1930, watercolour, 46,5 x 33,5 cm, lo. le. sign. F. Schaefler, matted a. framed under glass. - Exhibition: The painting was on exhibition: Verfemt - Vertrieben - Zurückgekehrt. Fritz Schaeflers wiederentdeckte Werke und die Sammlung Heymann in London, Suermondt-Ludwig-Museum Aachen, 7th July - 7th October 2012; Suermondt-Ludwig-Museum, 1983, cat. no. 38, mit coloured ill p. 35 - Provenance: Gallery Rolf Ohse, Bremen; private collection Bremen. - German expressionist painter a. graphic artist. S. studied at the Munich academy. After the republican 'Räterepublik' failed in Munich, he resiled to Lake Chiemsee in 1920. In 1921 he painted a series of paintings in Hamburg, 1927 he settled in Cologne.