Bildnis Rosa Schapire (Recto); Landschaftstudie (Verso)
Artwork: Bildnis Rosa Schapire (Recto); Landschaftstudie (Verso)
Size: 73.6 x 65.2 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas (recto and verso)
Creation year: 1915
Marks: Signed and dated 'S.Rottluff 1915' (upper left); signed and inscribed 'Schmidt=Rottluff 'Bildnis R.S' 'gewachst'' (on the stretcher)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Dr Wilhelm Niemeyer, Hamburg, by whom acquired directly from the artist, and thence by descent to the present owner
Exhibition history: Venice, XXX Biennale Internazionale d'Arte, Summer 1960, no. 76, p. 231; Schleswig, Schleswig-Hosteinisches Landesmuseum, Schloss Gottorf, Karl Schmidt-Rottluff zum 100. Geburtstag - Sonderausstellung, June - August 1984, no. 28

Christie's London

Date: 2019-06-19
Lot Number: 395