Selbstbildnis. 1876. Oil on canvas. Rohrandt G 223. Sined in red in upper right. Verso of the stretcher with several adhesive labels with various inscription by hand. 55.3 x 46.1 cm (21.7 x 18.1 in).
PROVENANCE: Galerie Heinemann, Munich (1908-1910). L. Uhle, Dresden (acquired from aforementioned in 1910). Wilhelm Trübner. As loan from the artist at Neue Pinakothek, Munich, from 1913 to March 2, 1918. Rudolph Lepke, estate Wilhelm Trübner (volume 1), auction on June 4, 1918, lot 12. Karl Haberstock, Berlin (1918). Collection Berthold Nothmann, Berlin (acquired from aforementioned in 1918). Karl Buchholz, Berlin (obtained through compulsory sale from aforementioned in 1939). Lange, Berlin, auction on April 16/17, 1943, lot 235. Galerie Wolfgang Gurlitt, Munich (acquired from aforementioned in 1943, there proven until 1968). Private collection (until 2011). Amicable settlement between aforementioned and heirs of Berthold Nothmann (2011). Karl & Faber, Munich, May 13, 2011, lot 231. Private collection Rhineland-Palatinate. A confirmation regarding the amicable settlement with the heirs of Berthold Nothmann is at hand.
EXHIBITION: Wilhelm Trübner Exhibition. On occasion of the Master's 60th Birthday, Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe February 2 - March 2, 1911, cat. no. 35. Wilhelm Trübner. Heidelberg 1851-1917 Karlsruhe. Gemälde - Zeichnungen, Kleine Galerie Helmut Tenner/Bibliographicum Erna Tenner, Heidelberg February 11 - March 10, 1962, p. 3, cat. no. 5. Wilhelm Trübner. Gemälde -Zeichnungen, Kunstamt Reinickendorf und Kunstamt Wilmersdorf, Berlin September 27 - October 10, 1962 and October 26 - November, 17, 1962, no page, cat. no. 9 (illu. 1, detail).
LITERATURE: Joseph August Beringer (editor), Trübner. Eine Auswahl aus dem Lebenswerk des Meisters. In 101 Abbildungen, Stuttgart/Berlin 1917, with illu. on p. 101 (second edition 1921, with illu. on p. 40). W. E. Oeftering, Wlhelm Trübner. Das Malgenie. 1851-1917, In: Mein Heimatland 23, 1936, p. 134.