Loschwitz, Near Dresden

1852
Constantine Herzberg (American (born in Leipzig), 1833–1919)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 360

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.4 x 16.8 cm (4 1/2 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

60.1021

Medium or Technique

Brush and blue and brown washes, touched with white on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Artist sketching on a path before a fence and gate; cow right. Overlooking the town, with river beyond.

Inscription

Inscribed on a rock, lower right in brush and brown wash: C.H. / 1852
Inscribed on verso in pen and ink: Loschwitz bei Dresden [Loschwitz near Dresden] / N.I.N. in September, 1852 C. Herzberg

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA September 21, 1960

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875