1) Bamberg by Erich Heckel

This gift of 11 German Expressionist works, most notably including watercolours, prints and drawings by Lyonel Feininger, is a significant addition to New Walk Museum & Art Gallery’s holdings of early 20th-century German art.

Details

Medium:
1) coloured chalks; 2) etching; 3) pen, ink and watercolour; 4) pen, ink and coloured chalks; 5) pen, ink and coloured chalks; 6) charcoal; 7) pen, ink and watercolour; 8) pen, ink and watercolour; 9) pen, ink and watercolour; 10) gouache; 11) colour
Dimensions:
1) 50.8 × 65.4cm (20 × 25 3/4in.) 2) unknown 3) 18.4 × 25.1cm (7 1/4 × 9 7/8in.) 4) 14 × 7.3cm (5 1/2 × 2 7/8in.) 5) 14 × 7.3cm (5 1/2 × 2 7/8in.) 6) 25.4 × 20.3cm (10 × 8in.) 7) 20 × 34.9c
Acquired in:
2014
Bequeathed by:
Peter and Lai-ngau Pauson through The Art Fund

The donor’s father, Stefan Pauson, was the brother-in-law of art collector Alfred Hess, whose collection formed the core of the New Walk Museum’s 1944 exhibition Mid-European Art and subsequently laid the foundation for the museum’s present collection.

Artists include

Provenance

Peter and Lai-ngau Pauson

Venue details

New Walk Museum & Art Gallery 53 New Walk, LEICESTER Leicestershire LE1 7EA 0116 225 4900 www.visitleicester.info/museums

Entry details

Free to all
Offers with National Art Pass

Mon – Sat, 10am – 5pm
Sun, 11am – 5pm

Closed 24 – 26 Dec, 31 Dec, 1 Jan

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