The Cello Player – German School – Circa 1890

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Exceptional quality portrait of an anonymous cello player. Presumably, he was a professor at the Berlin Music Conservatory (now Berlin University of the Arts), however, we have not been able to confirm this unequivocally. The identity of the artist who painted this portrait also remains a mystery.


Artist: Unknown (Unsigned).

Medium: Oil on canvas.

Condition: Excellent condition.

Dimensions: 80 x 98 cm. / 31.5 x 38.6 in.

Frame: 100 x 120 cm. / 39.5 x 47.2 in. Original. Sculpted wood, gilt.

Provenance: Private collection, Berlin, Germany.