Fischstilleben II. 1956. Oil on canvas. Goeritz/Leuba 455. Upper left monogrammed. Rear of canvas signed, dated and titled, as well as inscribed with the archive number "0856" on the stretcher by a hand other than that of the artist. 54.5 x 100.5 cm (21.4 x 39.5 in).
The work is registered with the number "0856" at the Friedrich Karl Gotsch archive. We are grateful to Dr. Peter Goeritz for his kind support in cataloging this lot.
PROVENANCE: Private collection Northern Germany.
EXHIBITION: Große Kunstausstellung Munich, Haus der Kunst, Munich 25 June - 9 October 1960 (there titled "Fische auf Papier"; with the label on the stretcher).