Watercolour over preparatory pencil drawing on firm paper 20.6/20.9 x 33.6 cm. Signed 'O. Modersohn' in pencil and dated 'VII. 14.' with black brush lower right. - The upper margin irregularly cut; 2 pinholes to centre of upper and lower margins.
We would like to thank Rainer Noeres, Otto-Modersohn-Archive, Fischerhude, for confirmatory and additional information.
Private possession, Northern Germany
The woman depicted here is Louise Modersohn-Breling, Otto Modersohn's third wife. He painted her on Wangerooge beach in July 1914.