The Holdup

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Friedrich Gauermann (Austrian, 1807–1862)
The Holdup, 1847
Oil on wood panel
16 11/16 × 20 3/8 in. (42.39 × 51.75 cm)
Gift of René von Schleinitz M1971.72
Photo credit: P. Richard Eells
Currently on View
S201

Publication History
Leonard, Anne, and Joyce Suechun Cheng. The Tragic Muse: Art and Emotion, 1700–1900. Chicago: Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago, 2011, p. 87, color pl. 54.

Bisanz, Rudolf M. The René von Schleinitz Collection of the Milwaukee Art Center: Major Schools of German Nineteenth-Century Popular Painting. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Milwaukee Art Center, 1980, p. 85, cat. 33, color illus. p. 28, b/w illus. p. 85.

Feuchtmüller, Rupert. Friedrich Gauermann, 1807–1862; der Tier- und Landschaftsmaler des Österreichischen Biedermeier. Vienna: Verlag der Österreichischen Staatsdruckerei, 1962, p. 190, no. 202 or 203. (dated October 1847)

Lützow, Karl Friedrich Arnold von. Zeitshrift für bildende Kunst, 1883–84.
Exhibition History
The Tragic Muse: Art and Emotion, 1700–1900, Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago, February 10–June 5, 2011.

Selections from the von Schleinitz Collection, Paine Art Center, Oshkosh, February 1–February 20, 1972.

Paintings from the von Schleinitz Collection, Milwaukee Art Center, September 13–October 13, 1968.


This information is subject to change as the result of ongoing research.