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    Sale 7587

    19th Century European Art including Orientalist and Spanish Art

    2 July 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 256

    Carl Spitzweg (German, 1808-1885)

    Der Angler: The fisherman

    Price Realised  

    Carl Spitzweg (German, 1808-1885)
    Der Angler: The fisherman
    signed with monogram (lower right); and further signed with monogram (on the reverse)
    oil on panel
    8 3/8 x 5½ in. (21.2 x 14 cm.)
    Painted circa 1860.


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    Literature

    G. Roennefahrt, Carl Spitzweg: Beschreibendes Verzeichnis seiner Gemälde, Ölstudien und Aquarelle, Munich, 1960, p. 190, no. 514 (illustrated).
    S. Wichmann, Carl Spitzweg: Verzeichnis der Werke, Stuttgart, 2002, pp. 347-348, no. 772 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Düsseldorf, Galerie Paffrath, 1930.
    Düsseldorf, Gallerie Wilhelm Grosshennig, May 1957.