Gabriel von Max

 

 Saint Cecilia

oil on canvas, 1879

Gabriel von Max

Saint Cecilia

1879

oil on canvas

78 x 64 cm



Exhibition History:


1879     Galerie Mikuláš (Nikolaus) Lehmann, Prague.  See Michal Šimek, "Gabriel Max a Praha" ["Gabriel Max and Prague"], thesis, Univerzita Karlova, Prague, 2009, pgs. 86 and 129.



Publication History:


Karin Althaus and Helmut Friedel, eds., Gabriel von Max, Malerstar, Darwinist, Spiritist (München: Hirmer Verlag, 2010), p. 63, ill. 35 (as published on cabinet card by Verlag Nicolaus Lehmann, Prague).


Discussion:


An interesting comparison can be made between this painting and another painting in The Daulton Collection, "Song Without Words" (circa 1900-1915), a similar composition more than 20 years later with a monkey as its subject.



Contact:

Jack Daulton

The Jack Daulton Collection

Los Altos Hills, California

info@gabrielvonmax.com