Lofoten. 1937. Watercolor. Not in Claesges. Signed and dated in lower left. On laid paper by Ingres (with watermark). 48 x 62.7 cm (18.8 x 24.6 in) , almost the full sheet. [EH].
The work is registered in the (online-) catalog raisonné of E. W. Nay's works on paper with the number 37014.2. The catalog is regularly up-dated by Elisabeth Nay-Scheibler and Dr. Magdalene Claesges, Cologne.
PROVENANCE: Presumably acquired directly from the artist. Since in family possession.
"The nature of the Lofoten Islands was Nay's muse.“ Quote from Welt am Sonntag, December 29, 2002.