Lot 41
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Carl Spitzweg

Estimate
30,000 - 50,000 GBP
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Description

  • Carl Spitzweg
  • Strasse in Kairo - Türk' findet Rose (A Cairo Street)

  • signed with the rhombus monogram lower left; signed Spitzweg pinxit on the reverse
  • oil on canvas
  • 40 by 22cm., 15¾ by 8¾in.

Literature

Probably: the artist's sale ledger, no. 105
Siegfried Wichmann, 'Carl Spitzweg. Straße in Kairo. Türk' findet Rose. Dokumentation', Reihe für vergleichende und angewandte Kunstgeschichte, Starnberg-Munich, 1989, p. 5ff. (Bayerische Staatsbibliothek München, Inv.-Nr. Ana 656 SW 28)
Siegfried Wichmann, Carl Spitzweg. Kunst, Kosten und Konflikte, Frankfurt and Berlin, 1991, pp. 298-99 & p. 318
Siegfried Wichmann, Carl Spitzweg. Verzeichnis der Werke, Stuttgart, 2002, p. 189, no. 273, catalogued; p. 188, illustrated

Catalogue Note

Painted circa 1838.
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