Artist Karl Schmidt-Rottluff, German, 1884-1976
  • Blossoming Trees
Date between 1930 and 1933
Medium watercolor and brush and black ink over black crayon on white wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 19 5/8 × 27 1/2 inches (49.8 × 69.9 cm)
Credit Line Bequest of Robert H. Tannahill
Accession Number 70.327
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, lower left: SRottluff
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, verso, lower right corner: 32
Gunther Franke (Munich, Germany);
Robert H. Tannahill (Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan, USA);
1970-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Arts and Crafts in Detroit. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1977, p. 210, no. 283 (ill.).

"Family Art Game." DIA Advertisting Supplement. Detroit Free Press (May 20, 1979): p. 3 (ill.).

Uhr, H. Masterpieces of German Expressionism at the Detroit Institute of Arts. New York, 1982, p. 214 (ill.).

Finch, Christopher. Twentieth-Century Watercolors. New York, 1988, pp. 65-66 (pl. 65).

Uhr, Horst. German Drawings and Watercolors. New York, 1987, pp. 236-237, no. 131 (ill.).