Description & Technical information

During his stay in Italy between 1812 and 1817 Carl Frommel often visited Tivoli, and he drew and engraved several works situated there.

The collection of the German architect and decorator Bernhard Himmelheber (1898-1966) comprised mainly German and Italian drawings dating from the 16th to the 19th centuries.

Date:  1814
Period:  1750-1850, 19th century
Origin:  Germany
Medium: Watercolour, Pencil
Signature: Inscribed and dated Tivoli and 1814. on the margin of the old, pale green mount.

Dimensions: 19.7 x 17.3 cm (7³/₄ x 6³/₄ inches)
Provenance: Probably the estate of the artist
Bernhard Himmelheber, Karlsruhe
Thence by descent to a private collection, Germany.


Categories: Paintings, Drawings & Prints