1831 Ins (Switzerland) - 1910 Ins (Switzerland)
A Peasant Reading the Newspaper
Black ink, ochre pencil on paper. 23.5 x 30 cm.
Signed and dated lower right: Anker 1881..
Private collection, Germany.
This drawing was most likely made in connection with the paintings of this motif made by the artist in 1881 (Sandor Kuthy/Therese Bhattacharya-Stettler: Alber Anker. Werkkatalog der Gemälde und Ölstudien, 1995, p.154-155).