Blumenstillleben. Wohl 1935/1940. Watercolor and India ink. Lower right monogrammed. On firm wove paper. 18.5 x 9.8 cm (7.2 x 3.8 in), size of sheet. Inscribed with a personal dedication "Frau Elly Koehler zum 73. Geburtstag von H.K. Roethel". [EH].
PROVENANCE: Elly Koehler (present from Dr. Hans Konrad Roethel, former director of Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus Munich and the Gabriele Münter- and Johannes Eichner-Foundation. Elly Koehler was the wife of Bernhard Koehler jun., son of the acclaimed clooector and patron Bernhard Koehler. In 1965 he donated a major share from the estate of the "Blauer Reiter" to the Lenbachhaus in Munich). In family ownership until 2010.