Madame Pomaret I, 1937 signed, inscribed and dated 'Beckmann Paris 1937' (lower right) pencil on paper 12 X 9in (30.5 x 23cm)
Provenance: Catherine Viviano Gallery, New York, New York Grace Borgenicht, New York, New York Private Collection, Los Angeles, California
Exhibited: Munich, Germany, Haus der Kunst, Max Beckmann Retrospective, Feb. 25 - April 23, 1984 Berlin, Germany, National Galerie, May 18 - July 29, 1984 St. Louis, Missouri, The St. Louis Art Museum, September 10 - November 4, 1984 Los Angeles, California, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, December 9, 1984 - February 3, 1985 (Full Page Catalogue Illustration Plate 187, page 363)
Note: This is a drawing of Marie Paule Pomaret, dealer and director of Galerie de la Renaissance where in 1931, Beckmann had his first Paris exhibition. It is a study for the now lost painting of Madame Pomaret, dated 1939 (Gopel 515).