Depicts the bakery of the Kastellet, a Castle in Copenhagen, which served as a prison.
A View of the Square in the Kastel Looking Towards the Ramparts by Christen Købke, c. 1830
Â© National Galleries of Scotland
- Oil on canvas
- 30 x 23 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £25,000 ( Total: £85,000)
- Acquired in:
- Hazlitt, Gooden and Fox
It depicts three figures in conversation and a fourth at a pump. The figures are the artist's father, who owned the bakery, Mayor J.J.Krohn and Slave Sergeant Sporch, who worked there.
J.Krohn; Jernstober Brandt, Odense; Fru E.Hjortso, Charlotenlund.