Carl Spitzweg - Scharwache (Nächtliche Runde)

auction 389, Lot 648

Gemälde und Graphiken 15. – 20. Jh. on 24 September 2020

Carl Spitzweg

Scharwache (Nächtliche Runde)

estimate:
€ 80.000 to € 100.000

Differenzbesteuerung    

result:
€ 101.600 (incl. 27 % buyer's commission)

description:
Carl Spitzweg
1808 Munich - 1885 ibid.

Crowd Guard (Night Round)


Inscribed with an S in the rhombus lower left. Oil on canvas. 53.5 x 31.5 cm. Relined. Restored. Framed.

Additional: a second frame

Provenance: Kunstverein Köln (1853). - Private owner, Rhineland (1938). - Collection of Walter Franz, Cologne (until 1984). - Special auction Collection of Walter Franz, Lempertz, Cologne, 2 & 4 June 1984, catalogue number 204 (with colour plate XVI): there further information of the provenance Collection of Julius Böhler Munich and Kunsthaus Lempertz, Cologne. - Collection of Friedrich Wilhelm Waffenschmidt, Cologne. - Van Ham, Cologne, auktion 401, 17 May 2018, catalogue number 991. - Private owner.


Expert opinion from Detlef Rosenberger, Oberostendorf, 22 August 2020.

Exhibition: Kunstverein für die Rheinlande und Westfalen, Düsseldorf, "Meisterwerke deutscher Malerei des 19. Jahrhunderts aus rheinischem Privatbesitz", January - 13 February 1938, catalogue number 46.