Drei Grazien (Three Graces),

pencil and ink on cardboard,

circa 1900


Fidus (Luebeck 1868-1948 Woltersdorf bei Berlin), also known as Hugo Hoeppener


"Drei Grazien" ["The Three Graces"]


circa 1900

brush and pen and brown ink and pencil on fine cardboard

41,5 x 34,5 cm (16 3/8 x 13 5/8 in.)

signed in pen and brown ink, lower right "Fidus"


On the reverse lower right (turned 180°) the violet-coloured collector's stamp (in capitals): Eugen Lucius / Schönstadt.



Provenance: Formerly in the collection of the industrialist Dr. Eugen Lucius (1834-1903), Frankfurt a.M./Schönstadt (who acquired the drawing circa 1900, which then passed by descent until its sale in 2015)







Jack Daulton

The Daulton Collection