A  Hard  Work

Ludwig Dill, Coral Fishers

Coral Fishers – Dill, Ludwig (Gernsbach, Baden, 1848 – Karlsruhe 1940). Coral Fishers. In front in a boat the fishermen hauling in the heavy net, behind sailboat whose crew just strikes the sail and stands at the capstan. Toned wood engraving by Goebel for Adolf Closs, Stuttgart (“at his time one of the best of his profession in Germany”, Thieme-Becker). (1876.) Inscribed: Dill Napoli (18)74 / A. Closz Goebel, typographically in German as above. 10⅛ × 7½ in (25.8 × 18.9 cm).

Offer no. 10,354 / EUR  64. (c. US$ 77.) + shipping

„ … Übrigens ist Ihr Internetauftritt wirklich überaus interessant, habe ihn unter Favoriten gespeichert und schaue sicher öfters rein “

(Herr J. F., 27. Mai 2013)