Scheu. 1922. Oil on canvas. Signed in lower left. Verso signed, as well as once more signed on the stretcher, twice titled and with a label from the artist, there with inscription "Edward Cucuel / München / Scheu". 80 x 80.5 cm (31.4 x 31.6 in).
We are grateful to Wolfgang Schüller, Munich, for his kind expert advice.
PROVENANCE: Wilhelm Louis, Krefeld (presumably acquired on the art market). Margarete Christ (wife of aforementioned; until ca. 1988). Private collection Southern Germany (inherited from aforementioned in 1988).
EXHIBITION: Große Berliner Kunstausstellung, Berlin 1932, no. 55 (with fragments of a label on the stretcher).
LITERATURE: Fritz von Ostini, der Maler Edward Cucuel, Zürich/Vienna/Leipzig 1924, illu. 13.