Bath of Diana (Sorrent)

Sorrent – Diana, Bath of. View towards the passage at which the waves of the Gulf break. In front above a dilapidated temple, below at the water monk in meditation. Toned wood engraving after Rudolf Schick (1840 Berlin 1887) for Adolf Closs, Stuttgart. (1876.) Inscribed: within the subject R. Schick, otherwise typographically in German as above. 10¼ × 6¾ in (25.9 × 17 cm). – Result from the 2nd Italian journey from which Schick returned just 1876.

Offer no. 10,350 / EUR  64. (c. US$ 81.) + shipping

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