1 June 2012 - 26 August 2012
Otto Mueller
Mädchen im Wald, um 1920

Presented in this exhibition is the exceptional collection of a woman whose career following the Second World War started as a simple secretary and led to becoming the right hand woman of the renowned art dealer Wilhelm Grosshennig in Dusseldorf, and a passionate art collector after 1960. The selection includes around 90 works with a focus on German Expressionism. In addition to outstanding work groups from Erich Heckel, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner and Emil Nolde, works from a considerable ensemble of German art from the 19 th century and Western European greats like Picasso, Matisse and Modigliani will also be shown.














Picture Gallery


Christian Rohlfs

Blaues Haus, um 1919 
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

Frauenbildnis mit Hut, 1911-1912 
Emil Nolde

Zwei Dampfer, um 1915 
Franz Marc

Sitzender Tiger, 1913 
Erich Heckel

Frau vor Bäumen, 1925 
Alexej von Jawlensky

Selbstbildnis, um 1912 
Ernst Ludwig Kirchner

Garten in Dresden, um 1911 
Franz Marc

Katzenkorb (Katzenstudie III), 1909 
Otto Mueller und Erich Heckel

Drei Mädchen im Grünen, 1922-1925 
Karl Schmidt-Rottluff

Schreitender Bauer, 1922