12 April 2007
THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN GENTLEMAN
Wilhelm Friedrich Kuhnert (German, 1865-1926)
A Halt in the Desert
signed 'Wilh Kuhnert' (lower left)
oil on panel
17¼ x 24 in. (43.8 x 61 cm.)
Painted in 1907
Friedrich Robert Gebauer, Berlin and thence by descent.
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 13 June 2006, lot 222.
Acquired from the above sale by the present owner.
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Berlin, Grosse Berliner Kunstaustellung, no. 1864.
This work will be included in the forthcoming Kuhnert catalogue raisonné being prepared by Hanjörg K. Werner.
Please note that this painting is also signed and inscribed 'Wilhem Kunhert Berlin Kurze Ratst' on the reverse
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