Lot 3244 - A190 19th Century Paintings - Friday, 27. September 2019, 04.00 PM

Attributed to CLAUDIUS SCHRAUDOLPH D. J. AND AUGUST FRIEDRICH PECHT

(Munich 1843–1902 St. Michael) (Constance 1814–1903 Munich)
Pair of works: allegorical depictions of Morning and Evening.
India ink and gold ground on vellum.
Evening, signed lower left: Cl. Schraudolph inv. Morning signed lower right: J.A. Pecht pinx.
Each 161 × 75.5 cm.

Provenance:
Swiss private collection.

We would like to thank Dr. Barbara Stark for her additional note to the citation from "Die Kunst für alle, 2. Jg., 1887, p. 317", in which the design of the two panels, or their execution in fresco, is possibly discussed (see illustration in the online catalogue): "We then see with what dexterity Director von Schraudolph worked his way into the style of the German late Renaissance, in the graceful figures of two times of day with which he, if we are not mistaken, decorated the façade of his Stuttgart villa in fresco (...)".

CHF 3 000 / 4 000

€ 2 630 / 3 510

Sold for CHF 7 500 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.