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W.LINDENSCHMIT(*1829), Reading monk with cat, 19th

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Lot 0475 Details

Description
Wilhelm von Lindenschmit (1829 München - 1895 München), Reading monk with cat, 19th century, pen drawing

Technique: Pen drawing with black ink on paper
Size: 7 1/4 x 6 1/2 in
Inscription: lower right by the artist ligated monogrammed: "WL", verso by an unknown hand inscribed: "Wilhelm Lindenschmidt". Verso: Fragment of a large format lithograph of a neo-baroque memorial for the heroes of the Napoleonic Wars
Condition: Very good condition. The whole sheet is slightly discoloured. Large brown spots can be seen in places. On the left there are pencil inscriptions.

Description: Sketch-like depiction of an elderly monk immersed in a large book on his table. Next to him on the bench a cat sleeps peacefully. A miniaturized representation of the entire scene can be seen in the upper left corner. Presumably it is a sketch or a draft with an overall view and a detail of the figure constellation.

Keywords: Realism, Genre, Monk, Monastery, Study, Reading, Cat


Wilhelm von Lindenschmit (1829 München - 1895 München), Lesender Mönch mit Katze, 19. Jahrhundert, Federzeichnung

Technik: Federzeichnung in schwarzer Tusche auf Papier

Bezeichnung: rechts unten vom Künstler ligiert monogrammiert: "WL", verso von fremder Hand bezeichnet: "Wilhelm Lindenschmidt". Verso: Fragment einer großformatigen Lithographie eines neubarocken Ehrenmals für die Helden der Napoleonischen Kriege

Beschreibung: Skizzenhafte Darstellung eines älteren Mönchs, der in ein großes Buch auf seinem Tisch vertieft ist. Neben ihm auf der Sitzbank schläft friedlich eine Katze. Links oben ist eine miniaturisierte Darstellung der gesamten Szene zu sehen. Vermutlich handelt es sich um eine Skizze oder einen Entwurf mit der Darstellung eines Gesamtüberblick sowie einem Detail der Figurenkonstellation.

Schlagworte: Realismus, Genre, Mönch, Kloster, Studium, Lektüre, Lesen, Katze

 

Größe:
18,3 x 16,6 cm,

 

Zustand:
Sehr guter Zustand. Das gesamte Blatt ist schwach verfärbt. Stellenweise sind teils großflächige braune Flecken zu sehen. Links befinden sich Bezeichnungen in Bleistift.
Condition
Very good condition. The whole sheet is slightly discoloured. Large brown spots can be seen in places. On the left there are pencil inscriptions.
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Sehr guter Zustand. Das gesamte Blatt ist schwach verfärbt. Stellenweise sind teils großflächige braune Flecken zu sehen. Links befinden sich Bezeichnungen in Bleistift.
Dimensions
16.4 x 18.1 cm
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W.LINDENSCHMIT(*1829), Reading monk with cat, 19th

Estimate €500 - €600Jul 17, 2020
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