Illustrated Poem “The Violet” (Das Veilchen – Goethe)
Author Johann Wolfgang von Goethe German
Eugen Neureuther German
Publisher Montmorillon'sche Kunsthandlung German
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Eugen Neureuther is principally known for his work as an illustrator. This print contains a poem by Goethe framed by floral tendrils. The text is combined with a pastoral landscape and the figure of a shepherdess, executed in Neureuther’s romantic ‘fairytale’ style.
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