Company in an Italian Inn'
Type of Object: Painting
Technique: oil on canvas
Measurements: 90,7 x 110,5 cm
Additional Information:

The painting was inspired by E. T. A. Hoffmann’s novel „Die Fermate".

Item used to belong to the following collections:
Current owner: Neue Pinakothek, Munich
Current location of an object: Neue Pinakothek, Munich
Other Relevant Historical Information:

The painting was acquired by Gustav Adolf von Ingenheim, friend and maecenas of Erdmann Hummel, in 1814. In the same year the painting was exhibited in Berlin, where it was seen by Hoffmann. The painting was inherited by Jules von Ingenheim and later by Jules’s daughter Elisabeth Mikusch von Buchberg (Hirschberg). In 1925 it was purchased by the Neue Pinakothek in Munich.

Related Written Material:

Magdalena Palica, Willa Ingenheim w Jeleniej Górze – krótka historia zapomnianej kolekcji, „Rocznik Jeleniogórski” 37(2006), p. 229-336

Authors of this entry:
  • Magdalena Palica
Published on: 05 / 12 / 2009
Project co-financed by Ministry of Labour and Social Policy under Government Project – Civic Benefit Fund.
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