Beckmann, Ludwig (Hannover 1822 – Dusseldorf 1902). Dinner on Maleperduis (id est the residence of the fox). Self-assured with a tail-feather as trophy in the fang over the cock, which four puppies already taste, two of them in own repetition of the paternal pose. And from the earth the vixen looks at. Wood engraving after B. (1873.) Inscribed: (Lud)w. Beckmann. Drf., otherwise as above. 9¼ × 12½ in (23.6 × 31.9 cm).
Printed from the block shortened obviously on the left for keeping from the abbreviated first name still only the “w”, but, nevertheless, if necessary regarding only brushwood. Finely wide-margined all-around.
Offer no. 11,191 / EUR 120. (c. US$ 146.) + shipping
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