Ernst Wilhelm Nay

Pompejanisches
1949

Ernst Wilhelm Nay, Pompejanisches

Gouache and pencil on paper

16.5 × 31.5 cm | 6 1/2 × 12 1/2 in

Signed and dated "49", also marked "Ernst Wilhelm Nay: Pompejanisches 1949 Gouache" on the underlying cardboard by a third hand

Catalogue Raisonné by Claesges 2012 no. 49-102

Provenance

The artist’s studio; Collection Anne & Alfred Hentzen, Hamburg

Exhibitions
  • Galerie Ludorff, "Ernst Wilhelm Nay Zum 100. Geburtstag", Düsseldorf 2003
  • Kestner-Gesellschaft, "Ernst Wilhelm Nay", Hannover 1950
Literature
  • E. W. Nay Stiftung (Hg.), "Ernst Wilhelm Nay. Werkverzeichnis Aquarelle – Gouachen – Zeichnungen. Band 2 1949-1953", Bd. 2, Bearbeitung von Magdalene Claesges, Köln 2014, p. 53
  • Galerie Ludorff, "Ernst Wilhelm Nay – Zum 100. Geburtstag", Dusseldorf 2002, p. 8
  • Kestner Gesellschaft, "Ernst Wilhelm Nay", Hannover 1950, cat.-no. 96

About Ernst Wilhelm Nay

Ernst Wilhelm Nay was one of the most important representatives of German post-war art. His pictures show a relationship with the Informel.

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