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View of Basel and the Rhine

Artist
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, German, 1880–1938
Date
1927–28
Material
Oil on canvas
Depicts
Basel, Basel-Stadt canton, Switzerland, Europe
Classification
Paintings
Current Location
On View, Gallery 213
Dimensions
47 3/16 x 79 1/8 in. (119.9 x 201 cm)
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
Rights
Public Domain
Object Number
258:1948
- 1948
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (1880-1938); Ernst Ludwig Kirchner Estate, Switzerland [1]

1948
Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), New York, NY, USA

1948 -
Saint Louis Art Museum, purchased from the Kirchner Estate through Buchholz Gallery [2]


Notes:
[1] The painting bears the stamp of the Kirchner Estate.

[2] The museum's purchase of this painting through the Buchholz Gallery is documented by correspondence and an invoice dated May 17, 1948 [SLAM document files]. Minutes of the Administrative Board of Control of the City Art Museum, October 22, 1948.
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