Young Man Hugging Thorns

before 1904

black pen on paper


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

Young Man Hugging Thorns (Jüngling, Dornenranken umarmend)

before 1904

black pen on vellum paper

21,3 x 18,8 cm

The Daulton Collection


Provenance:  Industrialist Dr. Eugen Lucius (1834-1903), Frankfurt a.M, who acquired the drawing directly from the artist between 1894 and 1903.

The Daulton Collection owns a second version of this motif by Fidus, also pen in black, 14,3 x 11,7 cm.




The Daulton Collection