Lot 3606* - A192 Old Master Prints - Friday, 19. June 2020, 10.00 AM

JOHANN JAKOB MEYER

(Meilen 1787 - 1858 Zurich)
The bridge near Amsteg. Circa/beforer 1840.
Watercolour. Faintly squared in pencil.
13 x 20 cm. Framed.

Provenance:
- Kunsthandel Katrin Bellinger, Munich, 2010.

An engraving by an anonymous engraver made from this watercolour went into the work "Der Wanderer in der Schweiz" (Maehly & Schabitz Basel, plate D 21), created between 1835 and 1841. - The Prussian Crown Prince Friedrich Wilhelm, his father Friedrich Wilhelm III, as well as the Russian Tsar Nikolaus acquired works by Meyer, who was highly valued by his contemporaries for his landscapes.

CHF 1 500 / 1 800

€ 1 320 / 1 580

Sold for CHF 3 000 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.