Gothic Church behind a Grove of Oaks by Karl Frederich Schinkel

This is Schinkel's most famous print and one of his most important graphic works.

Details

Category:
Landscape
Medium:
Pen lithograph on China paper Dimensions: 49 x 34 cm
Art Fund grant:
£9,000 ( Total: £27,103)
Acquired in:
1997
Vendor:
Helmet H Rumbler

It is an early example of lithograph from Berlin. Depicts church with rose window, gravestones and people walking amongst them.

Provenance

Bassenge, Berlin, auction no. 67, June 1996.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

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