Eduard Hildebrandt, The Wood Gatherers

Hildebrandt, Eduard (Danzig 1818 – Berlin 1869). The Wood Gatherers. 2 children with brushwood bundles and a dog on the banks of an obviously frozen water. In the hazy distance town and church. Steel engraving by Albert Henry Payne (London 1812 – Leipsic 1902). C. 1850. Inscribed: E. Hildebrandt pinxt. / A. H. Payne sc. / Published for the Proprietors by A. H. Payne, Dresden & Leipzig., otherwise in English-German as above. 6¼ × 7¼ in (15.9 × 18.5 cm).

Offer no. 11,876 / EUR  60. (c. US$ 69.) + shipping

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