Oil on canvas Firmenich/Lukas 366. Signed and dated lower right. With inscription "Portrait of a Physician Josef Scharl" on stretcher. 81 x 63,5 cm (31,8 x 25 in). [JS]
PROVENANCE: Galerie Nierendorf, New York. Collection southern Germany.
EXHIBITION: Galerie Nierendorf, New York, 23 April - 18 May 1945. Central Art Collecting Point, loans from the Galerie Günther Franke and the Staatliche Graphische Sammlungen Munich, December 1950. Josef Scharl, Kunstverein Heidelberg, March 1950. Josef Scharl, Kunstverein Cologne, March-April 1951. Deutscher Künstlerbund, 5th exhibition, Haus des Kunstvereins Hanover, 21 May - 17 July 1955, cat. no. 151. Josef Scharl, Museum am Ostwall, Dortmund, 26 September - 31 October 1976, cat. no. 46 (with label on stretcher). Josef Scharl, 94 Ölbilder, Moderne Galerie im Saarland Museum, Saarbrücken, 16 January - 13 February 1977, no. 59 (with label on stretcher.