Richard Teschner

His Final Self-Portrait,

pencil drawing,

February 1948


Richard Teschner (Austrian, 1879-1948)

His Final Self-Portrait (Self-Portrait with his character Zipzip)


approx. 17,0 x 17,0 cm

pencil and colored pencil drawing on the flyleaf of a book, 

Arthur Roessler, Richard Teschner (Wien: Gerlach & Wiedling, 1947)

below in pencil signed "Richard Teschner," dated "February 1948," and inscribed with dedication to his friend artist Reinhold Klaus

Provenance: ex library Reinhold Klaus (Austrian artist, 1881-1963), with bookplate (see below)

Richard Teschner died in Vienna six months after he created this self-portrait.

Reinhold Klaus,
Mein Buch Reinhold Klaus (Self-Portrait of artist Reinhold Klaus at work)
10,1 x 7,0 cm
initialed in plate: RK
The Daulton Collection



Jack Daulton

The Daulton Collection

Los Altos Hills, California