Wartburg or Environs? – Bary, Robert Eduard (1813 Dresden 1875). Architectural details of ruins dominated by pillars. Pencil drawing. (1837/38.) 6¾ × 8½ in (170 × 215 mm).
AKL VII, 1993, 325; Thieme-Becker II, 587; Müller von Königswinter, Düsseldorfer Künstler, 42. – Sheet 7 of the 4th sketchbook, furthermore containing especially works from the Rhine and River Ahr of 1838, the time of his studies at Dusseldorf. Sheets 3-5 documenting Bary’s visit at the Wartburg while the 8th concerns already Bacharach on the Rhine as hardly suitable. Sheet 6 in-between thematically belonging to present 7th one. – Since 1849 teacher, since 1853 professor at the Dresden academy.
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