Serenade. Spitzweg, Munich
KARL SPITZWEG, born 5th February 1808 at Munich where he died also on 23rd September 1885. He studied at the University of Munich and dedicated himself towards 1835 to the study of Art. He chose for his paintings the life of the contented citizen charact
Publisher Stengel & Co. (German, 1885 - 1945)
Vertical: 14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Chromolithograph with gilded beveled edges on card stock.
Not On View
Back: divided. Mint.
Stengel & Co., G.m.b.H., Dresden 29145
Made in Germany.
Between 1950 and 2015, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in Europe and the United States; 2015, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 24, 2015)
Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder