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Lot 0026
Hans Hofmann (German American, 1880-1966) Manner of: Abstract Painting, Oil on canvas, Signed lower margin. Framed.
Hans Hofmann is one of the most important figures of postwar American art. Celebrated for his exuberant, color-filled canvases, and renowned as an influential teacher for generations of artists --first in his native Germany, then in New York and Provincetown. Hofmann played a pivotal role in the development of Abstract Expressionism.

Provenance: Private collection, Bulgaria The painting is reported as having been confiscated by the Communist government c.1970 and restituted after the government's fall. The collector purchased it from the previous owner or their heirs.
Dimensions: 14 x 18.5 inches/ 16.25 x 20.5 inches framed.


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Hans Hofmann: Abstract Painting

Estimate $20,000 - $30,000Nov 19, 2018