'Old Man's Treasure', Karl Gussow (1876)

An older man holding a kitten and three ladies looking at it

Accession number WAG 2877

This painting, known as 'Das Kätzchen' ('The Kitten' in German), made Gussow's name when he showed it at the Akademische Kunstausstelung in Berlin in1876. This was one of three paintings that Gussow exhibited at the Liverpool Autumn Exhibitions held in the Walker between 1879 and 1881.