Building of the Devil's Bridge
Type of Object: Painting
Technique: oil on canvas
Measurements: 77,8 x 104,5 cm
Date or Period: circa 1830-1832
Item used to belong to the following collections:
Current location of an object: Neue Pinakothek, Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen, Munich (on loan)
Other Relevant Historical Information:

1830's - in diorama at Berlin, executed by Carl Gropius,

Rudolf von Decker, Berlin and (since 1851) Dittersbach, Schlesien

circa 1925 - Art dealer Hans Holleander, Dresden

1930's Jahre - Family Michovius, Berlin

at least since 1940 - Collection Ludwig Polscher, Cottbus

Art dealer Carl Nicolai, Berlin, acquired for Sonderauftrag Linz

Central Collecting Point, Munich (No. 2602)

Treuhandverwaltung für Kunst, Munich

since 1966 - Neue Pinakothek, Munich (on loan from the Federal Ruplic of Germany)

Related Written Material:

Neue Pinakothek München. Spätklassizismus und Romantik. Vollständiger Katalog, Thea Vignau-Wilberg (ed.), München 2003, p. 21-23

Authors of this entry:
  • Magdalena Palica
Published on: 27 / 01 / 2014
Project co-financed by Ministry of Labour and Social Policy under Government Project – Civic Benefit Fund.
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