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Karl Schwesig (1898-1955)
Mount Canigou in the Snow
Saint Cyprien Camp 11 October 1940

 © Beit Lohamei Haghetaot

Watercolor on paper, 23 x 30 cm

Signed and dated, lower left and lower middle: K. Schwesig, 11 Okt. 1940, St. Cyprien. Inscribed (in German), lower part: Der Konigo im ersten Schneekleid (Sicht durch den Stacheldracht von Meers aus) [Mount Canigou covered with the first snow of the year (seen from the sea through the wire fences)]

© Beit Lohamei Haghetaot, Museum Number 240.
Donated by Hannelore Schwesig, the artist's widow, Ein Hod, Israel, 1959