Willi Münch-Khe

Hans Thoma at 75,

chalk on paper,



Willi Münch-Khe (German, 1885-1961)

Portrait of the Symbolist Artist Hans Thoma on his 75th Birthday


black chalk, opaque white, and blue on greenish wove paper

33,8 x 27,6 cm

signed (Willi Münch-Khe), dated ("1914/15 fec."), and dedicated (to "J. A. Beringer") lower right

titled bottom right: "Hans Thoma zum 75 Geburtstag" ["Hans Thoma on his 75th Birthday"]

Dedicated to the art historian Joseph August Beringer (1862-1937), who was the leading authority on the work of Hans Thoma and who compiled the catalogue raisonné of Thoma's etchings.




Jack Daulton

The Daulton Collection

Los Altos Hills, California