Konig was a follower of Adam Elsheimer, who had developed a type of small-scale and highly wrought 'poetic' landscape painting that was to exercise a profound influence on the development of landscape in the 17th century in Italy and Northern Europe.
Angels Escourting Lot and His Family from Sodom by Johann Konig, 16101642
© National Galleries of Scotland
- Gouache on paper laid on panel
- 11 x 17 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £4,000 ( Total: £28,000)
- Acquired in:
- Kate Ganz Ltd
This purchase was made in honour of long keepership of Keith Andrews.
Kate Ganz Ltd.