Gabriel von Max



Woman with Upward Gaze


Woman with Upward Gaze

circa 1887

conte crayon on paper

32,1 x 24,1 cm (12 5/8 x 9 1/2 in.)

This drawing may be a preliminary study for the oil painting Ein Vaterunser, for which the model was Max's mistess Ernestine.

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), pg. 110 (listed without illustration).


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