Sale: 435 / Art of the 19th Century, Nov. 25. 2016 in Munich Lot 45

 
45
Adrian Ludwig Richter
Der Königssohn führt Aschenputtel zum Tanz, Ca. 1862.
Pencil drawing
Estimate:
€ 600 / $ 684
Sold:
€ 625 / $ 712

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Der Königssohn führt Aschenputtel zum Tanz. Ca. 1862.
Pencil drawing.
Cf. Hoff/Budde 2798. On wove paper, laminated on second sheet. 11 x 7.8 cm (4.3 x 3 in), almost the full sheet.
The drawing served as model for the woodcut illustration of the same name released in: Es war einmal. Ein Bilderbuch von Dresdner Künstlern, Dresden 1862, published by J. Heinrich Richter. Printed by E. Blochmann and son, with together 51 woodcuts in the text. [CB].

PROVENANCE: Collection Wulf D. and Akka von Lucius, Stuttgart.
Galerie Rosenbach, Hanover.
Private collection North Rhine-Westphalia (acquired from aforementioned in 1985).

EXHIBITION: Zwischen Tradition und Moderne. Bilder, Graphik, Bücher, Galerie Rosenbach, Hanover, cat. 28 (1985), cat. no. 90 (with black and white illu. on p. 59).

LITERATURE: Cf. Das Ludwig Richter Album, Sämtliche Holzschnitte. Herrsching (no date), vol. 2, p. 1596 (for the woodcut).

45
Adrian Ludwig Richter
Der Königssohn führt Aschenputtel zum Tanz, Ca. 1862.
Pencil drawing
Estimate:
€ 600 / $ 684
Sold:
€ 625 / $ 712

(incl. 25% surcharge)