4 November 2009
Paul Kleinschmidt (1883-1949)
Dame beim Arzt I
dated, titled and numbered '1948 Dame beim Arzt I No 28' (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
45¾ x 28¾ in. (116.2 x 73 cm.)
Painted in 1948
Dr. Tebruegge, Bensheim-Alsbach (doctor of the artist).
Ernst Schonnefeld (acquired from the above).
Private collection, Germany (by descent from the above, until 2001).
Anon. sale, Kunsthaus Lempertz, Cologne, 29 November 2006, lot 200.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
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