portrait of the artists’ sweetheart, Friedl
likely painted in Munich when the two first met at the time Grell was finishing school at the University of Munich and traveling. Recently exhibited at the Grant Wood & Louis Grell two man show at the Pottawattamie County (Iowa) Courthouse 2012 to 1017; University of Nebraska at Omaha 2013 and Union Station Grande Hall in St. Louis 2015.
sight = 42.5″ x 36.75″
goldleaf gilt frame = 51″ x 45″
oil on canvas, Munich c1912, signed twice l/r “LOUIS GRELL” & L. Grell” private collection