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    Sale 2782

    LIECHTENSTEIN: Property from the Collection of the Princely House of Liechtenstein.

    1 April 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 393

    Carl Eduard Onken (German, 1846-1934)

    Castle ruins in an extensive summer landscape, Hungary

    Price Realised  

    Carl Eduard Onken (German, 1846-1934)
    Castle ruins in an extensive summer landscape, Hungary
    signed and dated 'C Onken/94.' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    47.5 x 61.5 cm.


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    Provenance

    Acquired in 1886 by Prince Johannes II of Liechtenstein.
    Schloss Eisgrub, Lednice, 1942.
    Schloss Moosham, Salzburg, 1944.
    Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1945.
    On loan to the Bank in Liechtenstein AG, Vaduz, 1961.
    Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1989.


    Literature

    A. Kronfeld, Führer durch die Fürstlich Liechtensteinsche
    Gemäldegalerie in Wien
    , Vienna, 1931, p. 210, no. 2053.
    U. Thieme-F. Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der bildenden Künstler, Vol. 26, Leipzig, 1932, p. 21.