Gabriel von Max

 

 

 

              Faust and Gretchen

Gabriel von Max

Faust und Gretchen im Garten

circa 1868-69                                          

 

graphite, pen and ink drawing with wash on

cream-colored card

Measurements in cm: 23,9 x 16,9 cm (image); 44,2 x 36,4 cm (frame)

 

signed lower left: G. Max

 

This drawing is a study for the oil painting of 1869, also in The Daulton Collection.


Exhibition History:


"Gabriel von Max, Malerstar, Darwinist, Spiritist," Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus und Kunstbau, Munich, October 23, 2010 - January 30, 2011


"Gabriel von Max: Be-tailed Cousins and Phantasms of the Soul," Frye Art Museum, Seattle, July 9-Oct. 30, 2011




Publication History:


Karin Althaus and Helmut Friedel, Gabriel von Max, Malerstar, Darwinist, Spiritist (München: Hirmer Verlag, 2010), p. 75, ill. 57.


References:


Helena Pereña, "Bilder zu Goethes Faust," in Karin Althaus and Helmut Friedel, Gabriel von Max, Malerstar, Darwinist, Spiritist (München: Hirmer Verlag, 2010), at pp. 64-75.

Contact:

The Daulton Collection

info@gabrielvonmax.com