Sale: 388 / Old Masters and Art of the 19th Century, April 26. 2012 in Munich Lot 136

 
Adolph von Menzel - Dienstmann wie er sein sollte


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Adolph von Menzel
Dienstmann wie er sein sollte, 1880.
Pencil drawing
Estimate:
€ 500 / $ 565
Sold:
€ 938 / $ 1.059

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Dienstmann wie er sein sollte. Ca. 1880-90s.
Pencil drawing.
Inscribed in lower right edge. Inscribed "Recht frohe Festtage wünscht (by hand) Adolph Menzel (typographic)" lower right. On firm cardboard (business card). 8,8 x 5,3 cm (3,4 x 2 in), the full sheet. [CB].

We are grateful to Dr. Claude Keisch, formerly National Gallery Berlin, for the expert advice and the confirmation of authenticity on the basis of photographs.




136
Adolph von Menzel
Dienstmann wie er sein sollte, 1880.
Pencil drawing
Estimate:
€ 500 / $ 565
Sold:
€ 938 / $ 1.059

(incl. 25% surcharge)