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J. F. Willumsen: “Aborreparken”. Signed in the print Copenhague 1890 J.F. Willumsen. Etching. Visible size 49.5×60 cm.

Description

“Aborreparken” or “Det Nøgne og den manglende Hygge der er over en nyanlagt Park” (The Naked and the lack of cosiness is a newly built Park). Signed in the print Copenhague 1890 J.F. Willumsen. Etching. Visible size 49.5×60 cm.

The etching depicts the now disappeared Aborreparken in Copenhagen, on whose grounds The Student's Association (H.C. Andersens Boulevard) was built. In the background is St. Petri Church.

Literature: Sigurd Schultz, “Willumsens grafik”, Copenhagen 1961, no. 15.

This lot is subject to Artist's Royalty.
Condition

The paper has turned slightly brown. Examined in frame.

Auction

Paintings, furniture and varia, 20 January 2020

Category

Old prints & drawings

Artist

J. F. Willumsen (b. Copenhagen 1863, d. Cannes 1958)

Estimate

5,000 kr.

Sold

Price realised

4,200 kr.

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