Soldier in a Landscape (verso)

Soldier in a Landscape (verso)


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Carl Ludwig Tischbein

(German, 1797-1855)

Pen and gray ink and graphite

Support: Beige(1) wove paper

Sheet: 16.8 x 20.5 cm (6 5/8 x 8 1/16 in.)

Lawrence Hitchcock Fund 1974.21.b



From the early 18th to the late 19th century, the Tischbein family produced twenty-eight artists and artisans who were active in Germany and elsewhere in Europe. Carl Ludwig Tischbein first went to Italy in 1819, and by 1825 he was a professor of drawing in the Academy of Rome. This charming view of rooftops and walled gardens is made more immediate by the presence of the cat.

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DR - German
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