FERDINAND HODLER (1853-1918)
FERDINAND HODLER (1853-1918)
FERDINAND HODLER (1853-1918)
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FERDINAND HODLER (1853-1918)

Bildnis einer Unbekannten (Berner Mädchen)

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FERDINAND HODLER (1853-1918)
Bildnis einer Unbekannten (Berner Mädchen)
signed 'F. Hodler' (lower right)
oil on canvas
9 1⁄2 x 7 1⁄8 in. (24 x 18 cm.)
Painted circa 1898
Provenance
Galerie Henneberg, Zurich, by 1917.
Anonymous sale, Galerie Henneberg, Zurich, 20-22 October 1919, lot 73.
Galerie Neupert, Zurich, by 1921.
Anonymous sale, Galerie Neupert, Zurich, 4 April 1936, lot 140.
Private collection, by 2001.
Galerie Michael Haas, Berlin, by 2006 and until 2008.
Private collection, by 2008.
Anonymous sale, Van Ham Kunstauktionen, Cologne, 3 December 2009, lot 64.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
Literature
C. A. Loosli, Ferdinand Hodler, Leben, Werk und Nachlass, vol. II, Bern, 1921-1924, no. 142, p. 209 (titled 'Berner-Mädchen, Bildnis einer Base des Künstlers' and dated '1898').
C. A. Loosli, Ferdinand Hodler, Leben, Werk und Nachlass, vol. IV, Bern, 1921-1924, no. 142, p. 58 (titled 'Berner-Mädchen, Bildnis einer Base des Künstlers' and dated '1898').
W. Y. Müller, Die Kunst Ferdinand Hodlers, vol. II, Reife und Spätwerk 1895-1918, Zurich, 1941, no. 44, p. 480 (illustrated p. 59).
W. Hugelshofer, Ferdinand Hodler. Eine Monographie, Zurich, 1952, no. 35, pp. XI & 51 (illustrated).
O. Bätschmann, M. Brunner & P. Müller, Ferdinand Hodler. Catalogue raisonné der Gemälde. Die Bildnisse, vol. II, Zurich, 2012, no. 804 (SIK-ISEA 36987), pp. 194-195 (illustrated p. 194).
Exhibited
Zurich, Galerie Henneberg, Katalog der Ausstellung, November 1911, no. 51, p. 4.
Zurich, Kunsthaus, Ausstellung Ferdinand Hodler im Zürcher Kunsthaus, June - August 1917, no. 114 (dated 'circa 1889').
Bern, Kunstmuseum, Hodler-Gedächtnis-Ausstellung, August - October 1921, no. 303, p. 28 (dated '1898').
Zurich, Galerie Neupert, Ausstellung Ferdinand Hodler, October 1928, no. 17 (dated '1898').
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