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View of Weinheim on the River Neckar

Artist:
Carl Philipp Fohr (German, Heidelberg 1795–1818 Rome)
Date:
1800–1818
Medium:
Black chalk, pen and brown ink, watercolor, over graphite. Framing line in pen and black over brown ink
Dimensions:
sheet: 10 3/4 x 10 7/8 in. (27.3 x 27.6 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Katrin Henkel, 2007
Accession Number:
2007.213
Not on view
Inscription: At center, inscribed "Weinheim" in pen and brown ink (by the artist); in upper right corner, inscribed "27" in graphite. Verso: at lower center, inscribed "Carl Philipp Fohr (1795-1818)/ Umstehendes Blatt ist eine originalarbeit von Carl/ Philipp Fohr und zwar No 27 [by hand] aus dem Skizzen-/buch der Neckargegend, gewidmet der Erbgroß-/ herzogin Wilhelmine von Hessen. Dies wird hiermit / bestätigt. München den 1. Februar 1927/ Die Direktion der Graphische Sammlung./" on a printed label; below the inscribtion, signed "Dr. Weigmann. (by hand) in pen and brown ink
Wilhelmine of Hessen, Hereditary Grand-Duchess; Prince Heinrich of Hessen(by descent); Baroness Bassus (Munich)(by descent; until 1927); Staatliche Graphische Sammlung München; Carl Heumann (Chemnitz, 1886–1945); sale, Ketterer Kunst (Stuttgart), November 29, 1957, lot 68; Dr. Carl L. Nottebohm (Weinheim); sale, Christie's, New York, January 24, 2006, lot 133; Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel, Munich; Donor: Tavolozza Foundation
Karl Lohmeyer Carl Fohr 1795-1818 und die Maler um ihn. Heidelberg, Kurpfälzisches Museum, 1925, cat. no. 27, pp. 35-36.

Carl Philipp Fohr Exh. cat. Munich, Ludwigsgalerie, 1927, cat. no. 27.

Ausstellung 100 Jahre Deutsch Zeichenkunst 1750-1850. Sammlung Konsul Heumann Chemnitz. Chemnitz, Kunsthütte, 1930, cat. no. 60, p. 14.

Deutsche Landschaften 1750-1850. Breslau, Kunstmuseum, 1933, cat. no. 31.

Curt Gravenkamp Deutsche Zeichenkunst im 19. Jahrhundert. Frankfurt, Städelsches Kunstmuseum, 1934, cat. no. 40.

Deutsche Romantik. Rostok, 1936, cat. no. 43.

Ketterer Kunst Kunst des 18. und 19. Jahrhunderts 29. Auktion. 1957, cat. no. 68, fig. no. pl. 5, ill.

Jubiläums Ausstellung. Exh. cat. Städtisches Schlossmuseum Mannheim, Mannheim, 1958.

Jens Christian Jensen Carl Philipp Fohr 1795-1818: Skizzenbuch der Neckargengend Badisches Skizzenbuch. Exh. cat. Heidelberg, Kurpfälzisches Museum, 1968, cat. no. 27, fig. no. 23, pp. 36-37, ill.

Peter Märker Carl Philipp Fohr. Romantik-Landschaft und Histiorie. Ex. cat., Hessisches Landesmuseum. Darmstadt, 1995, under cats. 90-91, pp. 193-194.

Christie's, New York Old Master and 19th century Drawings. [Sale catalogue]. January 24, 2006, cat. no. 133, ill.



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