Gustav Klimt

Portrait of Mäda Primavesi

Gustav Klimt - Portrait of Mäda Primavesi


Novotny/Dobai 179

Tobias G. Natter and Christoph Grunenberg (eds.), Gustav Klimt, London, 2008, fig. 166
Tobias G. Natter, Franz Smola and Peter Weinhäupl (eds.), Klimt, Wien, 2012, p. 275


2001 Gustav Klimt: Modernism in the Making, Nr. 30


Mr. and Mrs. Otto Primavesi, Olmütz and Vienna, 1913–his death 1926
Mrs. Otto (Eugenia Butschek) Primavesi, Vienna, from 1926
Hugo Bernatzik, Vienna, in 1928, sold or consigned to Neue Galerie
with Neue Galerie, Vienna, from 1928, sold to Steiner
Jenny Pulitzer Steiner, Zedlitzgasse, Vienna and New York, by 1937–died 1958
seized by the Nazis, by 1941 in the Historisches Museum der Stadt Wien
restituted to Mrs. Steiner in 1951
her daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. André Mertens, Westport, Conn. and New York, 1958–63
Mrs. André (Clara Steiner) Mertens, Westport, Conn. and New York, 1963–64

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 64.148

Other works by Gustav Klimt

Gustav Klimt Apple Tree I
Apple Tree I
c. 1912

Gustav Klimt The Kiss
The Kiss

Gustav Klimt Garden Landscape with Hilltop
Garden Landscape with Hilltop

Gustav Klimt Portrait of Josef Pembaur
Portrait of Josef Pembaur

Gustav Klimt
Portrait of Mäda Primavesi
149.9 x 110.5 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed lower right: GVSTAV / KLIMT
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Gift of Andre and Clara Mertens in memory of her mother, Jenny Pulitzer Steiner, 1964