Johann Ludwig Ernst Morgenstern (German, Rudolstadt 1738–1819 Frankfurt am Main)
Pen and brown ink, brush and brown and grey wash over graphite. Framing line in pen and ink.
13 15/16 x 18 5/16 in. (35.4 x 46.5 cm)
Purchase, Guy Wildenstein Gift, 2007
Not on view
Signature: In graphite in the upper right corner: J.F. Morgenstern del 1791
Inscription: On the verso in graphite in the upper right corner: (now illegible because covered by tape): Bassen pinx.
Carl Morgenstern (German, 1811–1893); Kunsthaus Lempertz, May 22, 2004, lot 1321 (as J.F. Morgenstern); Reiss & Sohn, October 27, 2006, lot 5964 (as J.F.M); Vendor: Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel, Munich
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