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Christ and Nicodemus
Study of a Male Nude Shouldering a Wooden Block
Valdemar Hjartvar Købke (1813–1893), the Artist's Brother
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Signature: Signed and dated, lower left, outside framing lines, in graphite: "C. Købke Mai (or Mar?) 1843."Inscription: Verso, upper center, in graphite: "31/10 43 Empf[...] Weigel, Leipzig"
Lower left, in brown ink: "Kunstforeningen j Kiobhaven."
Kunstforeningen, Copenhagen (acquired from the artist); Vendor: Thomas Le Claire Kunsthandel, Hamburg
Hans Edvard Nørregård-Nielsen, Kaspar Monrad Christen Købke. Copenhagen, 1996, p. 298.
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