Jan 26, 2017 - Sale 2435

Sale 2435 - Lot 48

Price Realized: $ 715
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,000 - $ 1,500
LUDWIG HOHLWEIN (1874-1949) WILM WILM. Circa 1920.
38 1/2x28 3/4 inches, 98 3/4x73 cm. Kunstanstalt Graphia, Munich.
Condition B+: restored loss in left margin; repaired tears at edges; creases and minor abrasions in margins and image; repaired pin holes in corners; toned overall. Paper. Matted and framed. Unexamined out of frame.
Wilhelm Wieninger (who performed under the pseudonym Wilm Wilm) was a popular cabaret composer, foxtrot enthusiast and a personal friend of Hohlwein. The artist produced several projects for the composer, including sheet music, stationary and Ex Libris. This image appears as one of three that Hohlwein incorporated into Wieninger's letterhead (see Hohlwein / Munich p. 236). rare. We could find no other copies at auction.