Otto von Bismarck. 1890. Oil on canvas. Signed, dated and inscribed "Friedriechsruh" in lower left. Verso with fragments of old labels, as well as illegibly inscribed by hand. 119 x 97 cm (46.8 x 38.1 in).
• Particularly sensitive and intimate portrait of one of the most renowned German statesman of the 19th century.
PROVENANCE: M. Knoedler & Co. Gallery, New York (verso with a fragmentarily preserved label). Private collection Southern Germany.