The Peter Keil Art Auction was held on July 15th, 2020 at Hill Auction Gallery.

This sale featured the colorful and expressionist work of German painter, Peter Keil. Congratulations to all the high bidders! Here are some of the exciting highlights and sleepers!

“Palma Mallorca Painting”

The first mention goes to the highest hammer item this auction- An original portrait painting on board depicting bold lines and colors in the shape of a person, very reminiscence of a Picasso. The piece is signed and dated ’62 in the lower left and titled on verso “Palma De Mallorca”. The Board measures : 30 in. x 24 in. Frame : 35 in. x 30 in.

Sold for $750


“Miami Beach Oil Paining”

This is one my favorites, an Original Seascape painting on canvas and framed depicting a miami beach day! Its bright and fun colors show sail boats floating by a party of people off to the shore while a beautiful sun sets off the horizon. Signed and dated ’83 upper left. Titled on verso : “Miami Beach” 1983. Canvas measures: 15 in. x 21 in. Frame : 26 in. x 32 in.

Sold for: $700


“Painting Torso Sculpture”

This is an Original one of a kind painting on a male mannequin depicting abstract faces on the chest and back areas with colorful shapes placed upon his legs and shoulders.  . Signed on the right back leg “Peter Keil Berlin”. Measures 43″ in height. This is a great addition to any collection!

Sold for: $400

“Melancholy Lady Painting”

This next painting was included in the list because it was such a great deal! This is an Original portrait painting on board and nicely framed. Its dark bold colors and lines depict the portrait of a woman deep in thought. The use of dark blue and shades of red with the dark purple/black background create a dark and deep mood. The piece is signed and dated ’85 lower right. Titled on verso “Melancholy Lady”  and includes COA! The painting measures Board : 24 in. x 24 in. Frame : 26 in. x 26 in.

Sold for: $90


Thank you again to all the bidders who participated in this auction! Congratulations to all who won!

Some good news our next auction “The Cosmopolitan Collection” is just around the corner! This will feature almost 800 items culled from all regions of the world! Check out the full catalog now and get ready.

Stay safe out there and as always,
Happy bidding!

Hill Auction Gallery