Spätsommer. Um 1911. Oil on canvas. Signed in lower left. 60 x 60 cm (23.6 x 23.6 in).
• Atmospheric work in bright and harmonious colors • In terms of the combination of figure and landscape, this is a particularly fascinating and unusually ornamental composition by Cucuel. • Made during the important period of the artist's intensive occupation with the female portraits of the "Scholle" painter. • Cucuel experiments with a varied color application with brush and palette knife.
PROVENANCE: Sotheby's, London, auction on November 14, 2007, lot 346 (with illu.). Private collection (acquired at aforementioned auction).