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Karl Isakson (b. Stockholm 1878, d. Copenhagen 1922)

“Krudthuset, Christiansø” (The gunpowder house), 1911. Signed KI. On the reverse inscribed: Malet af K. Isakson, Attesteres Viggo Madsen, Aage Roose. Oil on canvas. 42×50 cm.

Literature: Gustaf Engwall: “Karl Isakson”, Stockholm, 1944, ill. p. 147. Literature: Brita Hvas: “Karl Isakson - Et liv i konsten”, 1989, ill. in colours p. 183. Exhibited: Kunstforeningen, Copenhagen, 1955, cat. no. 19. Exhibited: “Karl Isakson”, Malmö Museum, Sweden, 1955, cat. no. 18. Exhibited: Riksförbundet för bildande konst. Exhibited: “Det danske landskab i kunsten”, Danmarks Naturfredningsforening, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, 1961, cat. no. 96. Exhibited: “Skimrande västkust”, Liljevalchs, Stockholm, 1986–87, cat. no. 102. Exhibited: “Karl Isakson”, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, 2004, ill. full page in the catalogue p. 45. Exghibited: “Alf Holm”, Liljevalchs Konsthall, Stockholm, 2010, cat. no. 7. Provenance: Hofjægermester G.A. Hagemann's collection, Bjersjöholm, Sweden. Provenance: Alf Holm's collection, Sweden. Thence by descent in the family. Provenance: Bukowskis Auktioner, Stockholm, Sweden, 2016, cat. no. 63.

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Paintings, sculptures and a sound recording with John Lennon, 28 September 2021

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40,000–50,000 DKK

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