Sale: 376 / Old Masters and Art of 19th Century, May 14. 2011 in Munich Lot 128

 
Johann Adam Klein - Die Schmiede

128
Johann Adam Klein
Die Schmiede, 1830.
Gouache
Estimate:
€ 1,200 / $ 1,320
Sold:
€ 5,000 / $ 5.500

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Watercolor and Gouache over pencil
Inscribed "von Freund Klein erhalten 29. Juny 1830" on verso by a hand other than that of the artist. On delciate wove paper. 21,2 x 29,7 cm (8,3 x 11,6 in), the full sheet
From the collection C. Jahns, a friend and first biographer of Johann Adam Kleins. Jahn's monographic work was released in Munich in 1863 under the title "Das Werk von Johann Adam Klein, Maler und Kupferätzer zu München". [JS].

PROVENANCE: Collection C. Jahn, Gotha (with collector's stamp on verso, Lugt 1397b), as well as with the stamp of an unknown collector (not in Lugt).
Private collection Northern Germany.

128
Johann Adam Klein
Die Schmiede, 1830.
Gouache
Estimate:
€ 1,200 / $ 1,320
Sold:
€ 5,000 / $ 5.500

(incl. 25% surcharge)