Adolf Menzel, Standing Suits of Armour, Stehende Rüstungen, 1866. Gouache and pencil on brown paper. Painted in the Berlin Palace. Fall Auction Villa Grisebach.
For the first time, an artwork once belonging to Adele Pächter is being restituted to her heirs. The Albertina in Vienna is giving back Menzel’s fierce study of suits of armor. Read more about it here.