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    Sale 7587

    19th Century European Art including Orientalist and Spanish Art

    2 July 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 186

    Carl Spitzweg (German, 1808-1885)

    Alte Bauernhäuser: Rural landscape

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Carl Spitzweg (German, 1808-1885)
    Alte Bauernhäuser: Rural landscape
    signed with monogram (lower left) and twice stamped with monogram and signature (on the reverse)
    oil on panel
    7¼ x 8¾ in. (18.4 x 22.3 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Neumeister, Munich, 20 March 1996, lot 760.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN COLLECTOR


    Literature

    S. Wichmann, Carl Spitzweg. Verzeichnis der Werke, Stuttgart, 2002, no. 500 (illustrated).
    G. Roennefahrt, Carl Spitzweg. Beschreibendes Verzeichnis seiner Gemälde, Ölstudien und Aquarelle, Munich, 1960, no. 234 (illustrated).