Carl Spitzweg - A Watchman (Back View)

Carl Spitzweg - A Watchman (Back View) - image-1
Carl Spitzweg - A Watchman (Back View) - image-1

Carl Spitzweg

A Watchman (Back View)

Pencil on paper. 20.2 x 12.1 cm.
framed.
Lower right: Estate stamp..

Slightly yellowed, a crease to the upper edge, minor fox marks.
The present work is a sketched design of a sentinel which Spitzweg used later in his painting "Die Schildwache" (S. Wichmann: Carl Spitzweg, 2002, S. 417, Nr. 1013) around 1850.

Literature

Siegfried Wichmann: Carl Spitzweg und die französischen Zecihner Daumier, Grandville, Gaverni, Doré, Ausstellungskatalog München 1986, no. 418.

Lot 1516 Dα

Estimate:
2.000 € - 2.500 €

Result:
2.480 €