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LOT 832

Lot 832

Sigmund Walter Hampel (1867-1949)

Sigmund Walter Hampel (1867-1949)
Lot 832 Details
Sigmund Walter Hampel (1867-1949), Austrian


Watercolour, graphite, colour pencil and ink heightened with bodycolour and gold paint on paper; signed in pencil lower right
Image/Sheet 11.8 x 8.4 in — 30 x 21.3 cm; 12.5 x 8.9 in — 31.8 x 22.6 cm

Estimate $4,000-$6,000

Realised: $5,700
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Sigmund Walter Hampel (1867-1949)
  • Sigmund Walter Hampel (1867-1949)
  • Sigmund Walter Hampel (1867-1949)

The Morris Gallery, Toronto label verso;
Private Collection, Caledon, Ontario


The artist studied at the Vienna Academy but revolted against the academic method. He began showing meticulously painted fairy tale pictures and Seccessionist-style figural studies and interiors. Hampel represented Austria in the VII Venice Biennale and Rome in 1911.


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LOT 832

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