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sale, Dorotheum, Vienna, 18-20 March 1948, nr. 76, withdrawn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 Seated Young Girl
Seated Young Girl
c. 1894

Gustav Klimt Houses in Unterach on the Attersee
Houses in Unterach on the Attersee
1916

Gustav Klimt Portrait of Elisabeth Bachofen-Echt
Portrait of Elisabeth Bachofen-Echt
c. 1914

Gustav Klimt Schubert at the Piano II
Schubert at the Piano II
1899

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