Friedrich Bernhard Werner
View of a City Street in Breslau(?)
Pen and black ink, brush and gray wash, over graphite on buff paper. Three vertical rules in graphite. Ruled border in pen and black ink. Hinged to old mount.
7 x 11 3/8 inches (177 x 290 mm)
Gift of H.P. Kraus.
Inscribed variously above buildings in pen and black ink; at lower right below ruled border, "F.B.Werner Silg:delin."; on old mount at lower center in graphite, "Friedrich Bernhard Werner / c. 1720 + 1778 / Breslau"; at lower right, "Vgl : Perspectivische Vorstellung / u. Gnadenenkirchen in Bethansern 1748-52 fol[o in superscript].", and "17-8 x 29"; on fragment of old mount, "2". Stamped on fragment of old mount, "80".
Attributed by H.P. Kraus to Friedrich Bernhard Werner. Acquired as Friedrich Bernhard Werner.