Wine  Tasting  at  the  Middle  Rhine

Vautier, Benjamin (Morges 1829 – Dusseldorf 1898). De Wijnproet. Four gentlemen including pastor and cellarer tasting wine in a pergola entwined with wine-leaves above the Rhine. From the other bank a castle and a place greet across. Toned wood engraving by M. Wittig for Adolf Closs in Stuttgart. (1875-76.) 7⅞ × 9⅜ in (20 × 23.8 cm).

Benjamin Vautier, The Wine Tasting

Impression for the Dutch edition published around simultaneously with the German original. – White margins and on the verso a little foxing.

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