1 - 2 September 2009
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
Julius Wolfgang Schülein (GERMAN, 1881-1959)
A view of the Ludwigstrasse, Munich, seen from the Odeonsplatz, during the celebrations of the 90th birthday of Prince-Regent Luitpold of Bavaria
signed and dated 'J.W. Schülein. 12.III.1911.' (lower right)
oil on canvas
23½ x 29 in. (59.7 x 73.7 cm.)
Painted in 1911.
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