Rudolf Schick, Shepherd in the Campagna, Italy

Schick, Rudolf (1840 Berlin 1887). Herdsboy in the Campagna. Playing the panpipes amongst his goat herd in the poorly overgrown rocky landscape. In the background an estate. Toned wood engraving by or for Adolf Closs, Stuttgart. (1875-77.) Inscribed: R. S. (18)73 / A. Closs X I Stuttg., otherwise in German as above. 6⅞ × 9¾ in (17.4 × 24.7 cm).

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