In 2021 a bunch of old-style but more modern prints showed up in an auction and was acquired for this collection The attribution of the artist signing “Thienemann” to the painter Elisabeth Charlotte Thienann is without any written proof.
Sabel, Käthe (Groß-Gerau 04-03-1877 - ?)
Painter and graphic artist. Studied in the “Schule des Künstlerinnenverein München” and in “Atelier Heymann”. Studied in Frankfurt-am-Main under Frieda Blanca von Joeden (1878 - in/after 1955).
Otherwise forgotten, obscured and unrecorded artist known by a colour woodblock print (Ebay June 2021) of a young girl with her toddler sister very reminding of (similar) prints by Frida Mentz-Kessel (1878-1969).
Dresslers KHB 1930: Kassel, Prinzenstrasse 16. Member RvbK., “Künstlerinnenverein Kassel”.
See: Mentz Kessel, Frida.
See: Joeden, Frieda Blanca von.
Dear print lover, passing-by visitor and reader:
While this new gallery-museum site is under construction (being build-up, stocked and arranged) priority must be given to first add all the represented artists in the index with works from the collection and if possible with the examples from the archives.
During construction the site is open to visitors, questions, feedback and suggestions.
Read more about the artists, their lives, families and careers in the new and extensive Artist Lexicon: “DAS HAUS DER FRAU, the short biographies” accompanying this exhibition.
Hundreds of new artist biographies, a private publication in 2 Volumes written conveniently in English.
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