Robert Panitsch, Interior Scene With Pensive Woman

Oil on canvas

An enigmatic early 20th-century interior scene by German-Danish painter, Robert Panitzsch (1879-1949).

Here we see a seated middle-aged woman staring pensively through a curtained window as she holds a cameo. Behind her, a portrait of a gentleman, perhaps in uniform, hangs on the wall. The atmosphere feels unusual, anxious and intriguing.

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