The Old Dessauer
Type of Object: Drawing
Technique: watercolour and gouache on paper
Measurements: 22,8 x 22,2 cm
Additional Information:

The drawing depicts a statue of Leopold I, Prince of Anhalt-Dessau.

Item used to belong to the following collections:
Current location of an object: Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge
Other Relevant Historical Information:

Theodore Fontane, Berlin (1906); Leo Lewin, Breslau: his sale, Paul Cassirer, Berlin, April 12, 1928; Galerie Caspari, Munich; acquired from them through Martin Birnbaum by Grenville L. Winthrop, November 1927; his bequest to the Fogg Art Museum, 1943.

Related Written Material:

Sammlung Leo Lewin Breslau. Deutsche und Französische Meister des XIX. Jahrhunderts. Gemälde, Plastik, Zeichnungen. Auktionsleitung: Paul Cassirer und Hugo Helbing, Berlin 1927, no. 123

Authors of this entry:
  • Magdalena Palica
Published on: 17 / 05 / 2010
Project co-financed by Ministry of Labour and Social Policy under Government Project – Civic Benefit Fund.
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