Taras Bulba. 1957.
Oil on canvas.
Signed and dated lower right. Signed, dated and titled twice on the stretcher. 147 : 120,5 cm (57,8 : 47,4 in). [AS]
EXPERTISE: We are grateful to Dr. Ulrich Schumacher, Emil Schumacher Stiftung Hagen, for his help in cataloguing this lot. The work is recorded in the archive under the no. 0/93 and will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné
AUSSTELLUNG: Emil Schumacher, Kestner-Gesellschaft, Hanover (with the label on the stretcher).
Emil Schumacher, Westfälischer Kunstverein, Münster, 20 January - 18 February 1962, cat.no. 26 (with the label on the stretcher).
Emil Schumacher und das Materialbild, Galerie von Braunbehrens, Munich, 1998 (with a colour plate in the catalogue).
Brennpunkt Informel. Quellen-Strömungen-Reaktionen, Museum der Stadt Heidelberg/Heidelberger Kunstverein, 1998/99 (with a colour plate in the catalogue).
In good condition. Upper left corner with tiny colour flaking.