Theodor Baierl

Resting Couple

circa 1921,

oil on wood panel


Theodor Baierl (German, 1881-1932), active in Munich

Ruhende Menschen [Resting Couple],

also known as Schlafendes Liebespaar [Lovers Sleeping] and as Die Liebenden [The Lovers]

circa 1921

signed lower right: "Theodor Baierl"

oil on panel

44 x 37,5 cm 


Galerie Neupert, Zurich

Private Collection, Switzerland

Exhibition History:

It appears that the painting was exhibited in 1921 at the Glass Palace Exhibition in Munich.  See Muenchener Kunst-Ausstellung 1921 im Glaspalast (Munich: F. Bruckmann, 1921) (catalogue of the exhibition), pg. 3  (referenced without illustration as "Die Liebenden" ["The Lovers"]).  


1924     Richard Braungart, "Theodor Baierl," Die Kunst für Alle, No. 39, March 1924, pgs. 161-173, with illustration at pg. 172.

Jack Daulton
The Jack Daulton Collection