Sulamith Wülfing

Der Abschied (The Farewell),

watercolor and pencil on paper


Sulamith Wülfing (Elberfeld 1901 - 1989 Wuppertal)

Der Abschied (The Farewell)

watercolor and pencil, heightened with opaque white, on wove paper

15 x 12.5 cm

in pencil lower right signed and dated 1928 (?)

Sulamith Wülfing became famous for her magical fairytale illustrations and the drawings for poems by Christian Morgenstern and Rainer Maria Rilke. She was friends with the Fidus and Vogeler families, but her encounter with Jiddu Krishnamurti was formative.


Jack Daulton
The Daulton Collection