Karl Gussow

Portrait of Ossip Schubin,

1887,

oil on panel

 

 Karl Gussow (German, 1843-1907), sometimes Carl Gussow


"Portrait of the Writer Ossip Schubin," pseudonym for Aloisia (Lola) Kirschner

1887
oil on panel
69 x 53,5 cm
upper right signed, dated and inscribed "C. Gussow Brln. 1887"

Provenance:

Elisabeth (Lili) Kolisko, Wien (Jacquingasse 31, Wien III).  Lili Kolisko (1889-1976), a student of Rudolf Steiner, was an important figure in anthroposophy.

Viennese private collection

Exhibitions:

Berliner Akademische Kunstausstellung 1887.
Wiener Jubiläumsausstellung 1888.
Grosse Berliner Kunstausstellung 1904 (Ausstellungsetikett verso).

Literature:

Friedrich von Boetticher: Malerwerke des Neunzehnten Jahrhunderts. 1891-1901. Bd. 1. S. 459, Nr. 31.

Galerie Bassenge, Berlin (Auction 106K, Gemaelde Alter und Neuerer Meister, November 27, 2015, Lot 6214), catalogue cover photo
Loescher & Petsch, Berlin
Portrait of Ossip Schubin
vintage albumen photograph mounted on card (cabinet card)
1894 or earlier
The Daulton Collection

Ossip Schubin, born Aloisia Kirschner (1854-1934), was an Austrian novelist.
Marta Wolff,
Portrait of Ossip Schubin
vintage photograph postcard
The Daulton Collection
Adolf Neumann (German, 1825-1884)
Portrait of Karl Gussow
wood engraving after a photograph
1881
a periodical leaf
The Daulton Collection

Contact:
Jack Daulton
The Daulton Collection
Los Altos Hills, California
info@symbolismus.com