Johann Leonhard Raab

Schwaningen near Ansbach 1825 – Munich 1899

“ The number of engravings and etchings by Raab is a great one. They belong to the finest graphic achievements of German art. Among his engravings after old masters there are works by Duerer, P. de Hoogh, Murillo, Raffael, Rembrandt, Rubens, Tiepolo, Titian, Veronese … ”

(Friedrich von Boetticher, Malerwerke des 19. Jahrhunderts, II, 1, 340).

“ Many thanks for your message. Thank you very much for sending the (Anthonie) Waterloo … I am grateful to you for the opportunity to buy the etching. It was interesting to learn about its provenance … The Waterloo etching arrived safely today, beautifully wrapped. Thank you very much indeed ”

(Mr. M. L., April 24 and 29 resp. and May 6, 2003)