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View of Lebanon, after an English Engraving and an Italianate motif of the Sabiner Mountains

Ernst Welker (German, Gotha 1788–1857 Vienna)
Watercolor and gouache, over graphite. Framing line in pen and black ink.
sheet: 10 9/16 x 15 3/8 in. (26.8 x 39 cm)
Credit Line:
Harry G. Sperling Fund, 2006
Accession Number:
Not on view
Signature: Lower left in pen and dark brown ink: Welker fec. 1837

Inscription: Lower left verso in graphite: nach einem engl. Stahlstich eine Ansicht vom Libanon darstellend, aber nach einem Motiv aus dem Sabinergebirge italienisiert (by the artist). In the lower right verso in graphite: VI-05 S.-H. RLLL/
Vendor: Joseph Fach (Frankfurt am Main)
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