"Society on plenair" - the painting was influenced by French Impressionists (Edouard Manet) and was executed in 1920s by good listed Swiss-German landscape, nude and portrait painter Karl Schlageter (1894 Luzern - 1990 Zurich ). Pupil of Art Academy in Munich , the artist worked in Switzerland and Germany (Werdau) , his works represented in follower european museums : Bern, Biel, Geisenkirchen, city museum and University gallery of Göttingen, museum in Luzern, State and City galleries in Munich, New Museum in Nürnberg, museum in Recklinhausen. Provenance : German private collection in Munich.
Literature: H.Vollmer "Allgemeines Lexikon der bildenden Künstler des 20 Jahrhunderts2, Leipzig, 1955.
Inscription: signed lower right.
Technique: oil on cardboard Modern gallery original frame.
Measurements: unframed 9 3/4" x 13 3/4" (25 x 35 cm), framed 16 " x 20" (40,5 x 50,5 cm)
Condition: very good.