Tessiner Häuser I. 1928. Tempera. Monogrammed and dated in lower right. Verso titled "Tessiner Häuser I" presumably by a hand other than that of the artist. On PM Fabriano wove paper (with watermark). 64.5 x 49 cm (25.3 x 19.2 in), the full sheet.
• Popular motif from the Ticino decade • The architecture reflects Rohlfs‘ typical blue of the sky • Color effect with a great dynamic.
The work will be presented to the Rohlfs Archive, Osthaus Museum Hagen, for verification at the earliest possible date in summer 2020.
PROVENANCE: Collection Prof. Edwin Redslob (gifted from the artist). Galerie Blaeser, Düsseldorf. Private collection (since 1984, acquired from aforementioned). Private collection (inherited from aforementioned).