Figure of a Beggar Girl
Height: 15.2 cm (6 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Standing on a flat square white base and playing a golden-yellow coloured fiddle, her gray hair falling untidily down her back, her sharp-featured face expressively modelled and painted, wearing a lilac and white striped coat, blue bodice and tattered white apron and green skirt, her toes protruding from the front of her shoes.
Incised 'No. 2, Johannes' to the base.
The Gumprecht Collection. 1918, sale, no. 323, pl. 32. Anonymous. June 27, 1961, sale, Sotheby & Co., London, lot 186. Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York
Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger