21 May 2014
Hans Thoma (German, 1839-1924)
Kinder mit Ziegenherd
signed with monogram and dated '1916-' (lower left)
oil on canvas
39.5/8 x 31.6/8 in. (100.6 x 80.7 cm.)
Anonymous sale; Otto Greiner, Stuttgart, 31 October 1952.
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Weltkunst, Year (Jahrgang) 22, no. 20, 15 October 1952, p. 7 (illustrated).
We would like to thank the Kunsthalle, Karlsruhe, for their assistance in the cataloguing of this lot, and for confirming its authenticity. The painting is included in the Thoma archives held at the museum.
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