Sale: 352 / Old Masters and Art of the 19th Century, April 28. 2009 in Munich Lot 127

 
Johann Gottfried Schadow - Der Bildhauer (Phidias)


 
127
Johann Gottfried Schadow
Der Bildhauer (Phidias), 1836.
Pen and India ink drawing
Estimate:
€ 1,200 / $ 1,440
Sold:
€ 976 / $ 1.171

(incl. 22% surcharge)
Lot description

Der Bildhauer (Phidias). 1836.
Pen and India ink drawing in brown, washed in grey.
With comprehensive dedication "Berlin, den 9tn. December 1836...zum Polterabend von Emil Bendemann...Joh. Got. Schadow im 73t. Jahre". Inscribed in lower margin. On wove paper. 22 : 17 cm (8,6 : 6,6 in), size of sheet.

PROVENIENZ: Emil Bendemann, brother of Eduard Bendemann (son in law of Johann Gttfried Schadow).
Heirs of the Bendemann family in North Germany.

Double sheet, from an album with drawings by E(duard) Bendemann
Nice overall impression. Slightly discoloured, stronger towards edges. With few brown stains in margin. Minimal marginal blemishes.[UB]

127
Johann Gottfried Schadow
Der Bildhauer (Phidias), 1836.
Pen and India ink drawing
Estimate:
€ 1,200 / $ 1,440
Sold:
€ 976 / $ 1.171

(incl. 22% surcharge)