4 February 2003
Albert Bloch (1882-1961)
Talbild, nachts (Night in the Valley)
signed with the monogram (lower left)
oil on canvas
25¾ x 30½in. (66.5 x 77.5cm.)
Painted in 1915-1917
Dr Walter Dexel, Braunschweig, by whom acquired from the artist.
Professor Dr Thomas Dexel, by descent from the above.
Acquired from the above by the present owner circa 1990.
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Exh. cat. Albert Bloch: The American Blue Rider, Munich, 1997, pp. 70 & 174-5 (illustrated p. 70).
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