Gustav Klimt

Portrait of Serena Lederer



Gustav Klimt - Portrait of Serena Lederer

Literature

Colin B. Bailey (ed.), Gustav Klimt, Modernism in the Making, New York, 2001, fig. 95
Renée Price (ed.), Gustav Klimt, New York; Munich, 2007, p. 62, fig. 13


Provenance

August and Serena Lederer, Bartensteingasse, Vienna, 1899–his death 1936, commissioned from the artist
Serena Lederer, Vienna, 1936–died 1943
their son, Erich Lederer, Geneva, 1943–1980
sale, Dorotheum, Vienna, 18-20 March 1948, nr. 76, withdrawn
on deposit from 1949–80 in the Öffentliche Kunstsammlung, Kunstmuseum Basel
sold to MMA

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 1980.412

Other works by Gustav Klimt


Gustav Klimt Portrait of Eugenia Primavesi
Portrait of Eugenia Primavesi
1913

Gustav Klimt Litzlberg on the Attersee
Litzlberg on the Attersee
1915

Gustav Klimt Adele Bloch-Bauer II
Adele Bloch-Bauer II
1912

Gustav Klimt Roses under Trees
Roses under Trees
1904

Gustav Klimt
Portrait of Serena Lederer
1899
190.8 x 85.4 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed lower right: GVS.TAV / KLIMT·
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York