Ascribed to Carl Philipp Fohr

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Ascribed to Carl Philipp Fohr
1795-1818
Studies of a Greyhound and a Mastiff
ca. 1816
Watercolor with white opaque watercolor and pen and black ink over graphite.
4 7/16 x 5 3/4 inches (113 x 146 mm)
Thaw Collection.
2017.81
Inscription: 

Inscribed in ink at lower right in a later hand, "Hunde von dem Vater des Karl Rottmann aus Heidelberg", and numbered in ink at upper right, "76".

Provenance: 
Collection of Artaria brothers (according to Dorotheum entry); sale, Vienna, Palais Dorotheum, 3 October 2000, lot III, repr. in color on cover; Eugene V. and Clare E. Thaw, New York.
Bibliography: 

Thaw Catalogue Raisonné, 2017, no. 121, repr.
The Thaw Collection : Master Drawings and Oil Sketches : Acquisitions since 1994. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 2002, no. 25.

Notes: 

Watermark: none.

Associated names: 

Thaw, Eugene Victor, former owner.
Thaw, Clare, former owner.

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