Study for the Painting "Village of Neppermin"
Black conté crayon on paper punched twice along left edge.
8 3/16 x 9 7/16 inches (208 x 240 mm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Colin.
Dated by the artist in crayon at upper right, "Thurs Sep 15 10"; later inscribed by the artist in blue ballpoint pen at upper left, "Original Sketch after Nature / to the Painting "Neppermin" 1919". Inscribed on verso in black crayon along lower edge, "this is the original sketch (after nature) of the / subject for the painting - "Village Neppermin," painted in 1919 in Weimar."
Mrs. Julia Feininger, the wife of the artist; her gift to Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Colin.