Waldbach II. 1920. Watercolor over pencil. Salzmann 164. Signed lower left. Verso with date and title. On firm board. 56.5 x 48.4 cm (22.2 x 19 in).
PROVENANCE: Artist's estate (verso with stamp) Private collection New York. Villa Grisebach auctiond, 8 June 2002, lot 270.
Among all those German artists whose art showed the influence of Henri Matisse, Oskar Moll is the one most worthwhile mentioning. His works are very close to the art of the Frenchman. However, with his lucid palette Moll had found his very own interpretation of the sensuous southern painting of Henri Matisse.