An oil on canvas cubist still life painting by female modern artist Margot Lange-Ascheim. The work depicts a bowl back mandolin alongside its case with other musical objects. The painting exhibits stylistic influence from Georges Braque (1882-1963) and his still life paintings of musical instruments. Margot was the wife of Jewish modernist Isidor Ascheim (1891-1968). The work is signed in Hebrew and dated "53" lower left and retains its original label on verso. Canvas measures 24" by 29", overall with frame 29" by 34"