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Vilhelm Hammershøi (b. Copenhagen 1864, d. s.p. 1916)

“Fra Ermelunden. Til venstre nogle store træer, til højre en skovvej”. From Ermelunden. To the left some large trees, to the right a forest road. 1882. Unsigned. Oil on canvas. 24×43 cm.

Ermelunden is a forest southwest of the Deer Park, north of Copenhagen.

Sophus Michaëlis and Alfred Bramsen, A Catalogue Raisonné of the Works of Vilhelm Hammershøi no. 5.

Exhibited: Ordrupgaard, “Hammershøi”, 1981 no. 4. Reproduced in the catalogue p. 38.

Provenance: The estate auction of the late Vilhelm Hammershøi 1916 no. 2. Here acquired by Winkel & Magnussen. Count Ahlefeldt, Møllerup (1918). Bruun Rasmussen auction 272, 1971 no. 90. The collection of curator Harald Olsen. Thence by descent.

Condition

Condition report on request. Please contact: fine-art@bruun-rasmussen.dk

Auction

Paintings & drawings, 1 December 2020

Category
Estimate

100,000–150,000 kr.

Sold

Price realised

230,000 kr.