Bildnis Des Verlegers Bruno Cassirer
Artwork: Bildnis Des Verlegers Bruno Cassirer
Size: 75 x 56.2 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1921
Marks: Signed and dated 'm liebermann 21' (upper right)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Bruno Cassirer, Berlin, by whom acquired directly from the artist; Confiscated from the previous by the German Reich, after 25 November 1941; Galerie Ludorff, Dusseldorf, by 1989; Anonymous sale, Neumeister, Munich, 24 November 1990, lot 323; Galerie Tableau, Berlin, until July 1992; Private collection, Berlin, by 1993; Kunstkreis Berlin GbR, by whom acquired from the previous in 1993; Restitution settlement agreed between the previous and the heirs of Bruno Cassirer, 2002
Exhibition history: Dusseldorf, Galerie Ludorff,Katalog 54, Autumn 1989, p. 122 (illustrated p. 123; titled 'Bildnis eines Herrn'); Wurth, Kunsthalle, Schwabisch Hall,Max Liebermann, Poesie des einfachen Leben,September 2003 - February 2004; this exhibition later travelled to Wuppertal, Von der Heydt-Museum; Los Angeles, Skirball Cultural Center,Liebermann, From Realism to Impressionism, September 2005 - January 2006, no. 44, p. 219 (illustrated p. 108); this exhibition later travelled to New York, The Jewish Museum; Bielefeld, Kunsthalle,Der deutsche Impressionismus,November 2009 - February 2010, p. 91 (illustrated)

Christie's London

Date: 2017-06-28
Lot Number: 384