Josef Scheurenberg (1846 - 1914)

Lot 198: Josef Scheurenberg, The Courtship


March 14, 2018
Cologne, Germany

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Description: Signed and dated lower left: J. Scheurenberg 18... (the last two digits illegible)This depiction of a young couple beneath an arbour is a characteristic example of the lighthearted Rococo-Era genre scenes for which Scheurenberg was famed alongside his sensitive portraits and monumental commissions such as Berlin city hall.
Dimensions: 46 x 58 cm
Artist or Maker: Josef Scheurenberg
Medium: Oil on panel
Literature: Boetticher, Friedrich von: Malerwerke des Neunzehnten Jahrhunderts, 2nd ed. Leipzig 1941, vol. 2/2, p. 548, no. 19.
Provenance: Former Kunstsalon Herm. Abels, Cologne (with gallery label to verso). - In private ownership by descent since at least 1961.
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15th - 19th C. Paintings

March 14, 2018, 2:30 PM CET

Cologne, Germany

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