View 1 of Lot 39. Auf der Alm (On the Alpine Pasture).
View 1 of Lot 39. Auf der Alm (On the Alpine Pasture).
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Wilhelm von Kobell

Auf der Alm (On the Alpine Pasture)

Estimate:

10,000 - 15,000 GBP

Property Formerly in the collection of Baron Hans Heinrich Thyssen-Bornemisza

Wilhelm von Kobell

Wilhelm von Kobell

Auf der Alm (On the Alpine Pasture)

Auf der Alm (On the Alpine Pasture)

Estimate:

10,000 - 15,000 GBP

Lot sold:

11,970

GBP

Property Formerly in the collection of Baron Hans Heinrich Thyssen-Bornemisza

Wilhelm von Kobell

German

1766 - 1853

Auf der Alm (On the Alpine Pasture)


signed and dated Wilhelm Kobell / 1828 lower left

oil on canvas

Unframed: 39.5 by 33cm.,15½ by 13in.

Framed: 53 by 47cm., 21 by 18½in.

Galerie Nathan, Zurich
Heinrich Thyssen Bornemisza (by 1930)
Stiftung Sammlung Schloss Rohoncz, Lugano, 1937, no. 488
Rudolf J. Heinemann, Sammlung Schloss Rohoncz, Lugano, 1958, no. 386, catalogued
Siegfried Wichmann, Wilhelm von Kobell. Monographie und kritisches Verzeichnis der Werke, Munich, 1970, pp. 468-9, no. 1454, catalogued & illustrated
Munich, Neue Pinakothek, Sammlung Schloss Rohoncz, 1930, no. 386
Painted in 1828.

As Wichmann notes, the figures in the present work are dressed in the costume of Tegernsee, Bavaria.