FERDINAND HODLER | BILDNIS EINER UNBEKANNTEN (PORTRAIT OF AN UNKNOWN WOMAN)
Property from a Distinguished Private Collection
FERDINAND HODLER | BILDNIS EINER UNBEKANNTEN (PORTRAIT OF AN UNKNOWN WOMAN)
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FERDINAND HODLER | BILDNIS EINER UNBEKANNTEN (PORTRAIT OF AN UNKNOWN WOMAN)

FERDINAND HODLER | BILDNIS EINER UNBEKANNTEN (PORTRAIT OF AN UNKNOWN WOMAN)

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Description

Property from a Distinguished Private Collection

FERDINAND HODLER

1853 - 1918

BILDNIS EINER UNBEKANNTEN (PORTRAIT OF AN UNKNOWN WOMAN)


Signed F. Hodler (lower right)

Oil on canvas

9½ by 7⅛ in.

24 by 18 cm

Painted circa 1898. 


This work is registered in the Swiss Institute for Art Research (SIK-ISEA) under no. 36987.



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Provenance

Galerie Henneberg, Zurich (acquired by 1917)

Sale: Galerie Henneberg, Zurich, October 20, 1919, lot 73

Galerie Neupert, Zurich (acquired by 1921)

Sale: Galerie Neupert, Zurich, April 4, 1936, lot 140

Private Collection (acquired by 2001)

Galerie Michael Haas, Berlin (acquired in 2006 and until 2008)

Sale: Van Ham Kunstauktionen, Cologne, December 3, 2009, lot 64

Acquired at the above sale

Literature

Carl Albert Loosli, Ferdinand Hodler: Leben, Werk, und Nachlass, vol. II, Bern, 1921-24, no. 142, p. 209 (titled Berner-Mädchen and dated 1898)

Werner Y. Müller, Die Kunst Ferdinand Hodlers, Reife und Spätwerk, vol. II, Zurich, 1941, no. 44, illustrated p. 480

Walter Hugelshofer, Ferdinand Hodler: eine Monographie, Zurich, 1952, no. 35, illustrated p. 51

Oscar Bätschmann & Paul Müller, Ferdinand Hodler. Catalogue raisonné der Gemälde. Die Bildnisse, vol. II, Zurich, 2012, no 804 (SIK-ISEA 36987), illustrated n.p.

Exhibited

Zurich, Kunsthaus Zurich, Katalog der Ausstellung November 1911, 1911, no. 51 (titled Berner-Mädchen)

Zurich, Kunsthaus Zurich, Ausstellung Ferndinand Hodler, 1917, no. 114 (titled Bernermädchen and dated circa 1889)

Bern, Kunstmuseum, Hodler Gedächtnis-Ausstellung, 1921, no. 303 (titled Berner Mädchen and dated 1898)

Zurich, Galerie Neupert, Ausstellung Ferd. Hodler, 1928, no. 17