Austreibung des Teufels. 1946. Pastel. Lorenz SW 3.4.17. Lower right with the artist's stylized monogram and the date. Verso additionally inscribed "Studie zur Austreibung der Teufel". On wove paper. 42.3 x 51.7 cm (16.6 x 20.3 in), the full sheet. Study for the painting of the same name from the same year, cf. Löffler 1946/5. [CH]. Study for the painting of the same name. Pastel in strong color from the 'Christ Cycle'. Unusual and very rare motif in the artist's oeuvre.