Description & Technical information

This drawing bears the drystamp of the Danish collector Benjamin Wolff (1790-1866).

Date:  1847
Period:  19th century
Medium: Pen and black ink, with framing lines in black ink.
Signature: Signed and dated L. 
Messmann / 9 / Marts 1847. at the lower centre.
Inscribed No.157 / L. Messman on the verso.
Further inscribed L. Messmann. del. 1847. on the old mount.

Dimensions: 27.5 x 33.8 cm (10⁷/₈ x 13¹/₄ inches)
Provenance: Benjamin Wolff, Engelholm, Denmark (Lugt 420), with his drystamp at the lower right
Thence by descent until 2018.

Categories: Paintings, Drawings & Prints