Gabriel von Max


 Outside the Arena

oil on canvas, 1880


Gabriel von Max

"Vor der Arena" ["Outside the Arena"], also known as "Junge Römerin" ["Young Roman Woman" or "Roman Girl"]


oil on canvas

48,2 x 38,8 cm (19 x 15 3/8 in.) (painting)

61,8 x 51,8 cm  (frame)

inscribed lower right: Vor der Arena

signed and dated lower right: G. Max 80

Exhibition History:

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

Publication History:

Jo-Anne Birnie Danzker, ed., Gabriel von Max (Seattle: Frye Art Museum, 2011), ill. 2, pg. 4.

Karin Althaus, Gabriel von Max, Von ekstatischen Frauen und Affen im Salon, Gemälde zwischen Wahn und Wissenschaft (München: Schirmer/Mosel, 2018), ill. 20, p. 63.


Jack Daulton

The Jack Daulton Collection

Los Altos Hills, California