W&K – Wienerroither & Kohlbacher
Founded in 1997 in Vienna, W&K - Wienerroither & Kohlbacher is dealing with masterpieces of international Modern Art and German Expressionism. A special focus of the gallery are works by Gustav Klimt, Egon Schiele, Oskar Kokoschka, E.L. Kircher, George Grosz and Lyonel Feininger. In recent years, W&K has further expanded its program to Austrian Post-War artists such as Günter Brus, Franz West and Elke Krystufek. In order to facilitate a closer relationship with its international clients, W&K partnered with Shepherd gallery in New York in 2013. Three years later, a third 8,000 square feet exhibition space opened in the baroque Viennese Palais Schönborn-Batthyány. W&K regularly participate in art fairs such as TEFAF Maastricht, TEFAF New York, Frieze Masters London and Salon du Dessin in Paris. Among its clients are private collections and institutions such as Kunsthaus Zürich, Fondation Louis Vuitton, MET New York, Art Institute of Chicago, The National Gallery London and many others.
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner
THREE PEOPLE IN CONVERSATION, 1925-1927 // Black, brown and blue crayon on paper, 37 x 51 cm (14.6 x 20.1 inch) // signed with pencil lower right: E L Kirchner, verso: estate stamp and inscription "FS Da/Bi 4" in ink Estate stamp no. Fs Da / Bi 4 // Provenance Estate of the artist, Werner Collection, Vienna. // Price 65.000 €
COSTUME FOR SWEDISH BALLETT: COSTUME PROJECT FOR "SKATING RINK", 1926 // Watercolor and gouache on paper, 260 x 193 mm (10.2 x 7.6 inch) // Monogrammed and dated (lower right): F.L. 26 Verso: estate stamp; certified by Nadia Léger no. G 169 // Provenance Private collection, France. // Price 7.500 €
GRÜNLICHES VORKOMMNIS (SOLL VORKOMMEN), 1982 // Photocopy of a template by Friedl Kubelka on green paper, revised with corrective lacquer and ballpoint pen, 20.7 x 30.4 cm (8.1 x 12 inch) // Titled on lower left; signed and dated on lower right Franz West Privatstiftung Archive No. 7220 // Provenance: Private collection, Vienna // Price 45.000 €