Gabriel von Max

 

 

Melancholie

oil on canvas, before 1891

 

Gabriel von Max

Melancholie

    

     before 1890/1891                                                  

 

     Oil on canvas

     Measurements in cm: 62 x 46 (24 3/8 x 18 1/8 in.)

     framed

 

     Signed lower left: G. Max


Catalogue Raisonné: probably Richter 198


Margaret Mary Richter, Gabriel Max: The Artist, The Darwinist and The Spiritualist, PhD dissertation, New York University, 1998 (Ann Arbor: UMI Dissertation Services, 1998), cat. no. 198, at pg. 442 (not illustrated).


Publication History:


Nicolaus Mann, Gabriel Max, Eine kunsthistorische Skizze (Leipzig: J. J. Weber, 1890), listed in Werkverzeichnis at pg. 57.

framed view:
During the first quarter of the 20th century, this painting was reproduced as a postcard.  The Daulton Collection owns a copy of the card that was sent from the field (Feldpost) during World War I:
Gabriel Max (1840-1915)
"Melancholie"
vintage postcard
Münchener Kunst series, M. K. No. 3, Ströfer (T.S.N.), publisher
postally used: postmarked Feldpost, Bayern, 15. 1. 17. (January 15, 1917)
The Daulton Collection
verso of postcard:

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