1802 Pirmasens - 1869 Munich
Fountain scene near Garmisch with Zugspitz
Signed lower left. Handwritten number 104 and adhesive label of the Galerie Heinemann, Munich with number 6359 on the stretcher. Oil on canvas. 60 x 74.5 cm. Minor damage to frame.
Provenance: exhibition of the Kunstverein München, week of 6 December 1853, under the title "Partie bei Greinau". Bought for the raffle on 16 February 1854 (number 104; see the above numbering on the stretcher), won by Karl Freiherr von Riedheim. - Karl Freiherr von Riedheim. - Eleonore Freiherr von Riedheim. - From her to Galerie Heinemann, Munich, on 15 December 1902, (number 6359, see above). - Franz Xaver Hoffmann, Munich (acquired from the Galerie Heinemann on 18 May 1903). - Private collection, Bavaria.
Literature: Buerkel, Luigi von, Heinrich Bürkel. Ein Malerleben der Biedermeierzeit. Munich 1940, page 147, number 558.
We thank Albrecht Krückl, Munich, for his extensive support during cataloguing.