Benjamin Vautier, Winter Joys & Sufferings

Vautier, Benjamin (Morges 1829 – Dusseldorf 1898). (Winter Joys & Sufferings.) Joyful downhill slide at the snowy slope at the house while one of the boys not just lost his school utensils when falling, but is to be comforted by the elder sister. Steel engraving by Wagner. 3rd quarter of the 19th century. Inscribed: B. Vautier pinxt. / Wagner sc. / Verlag d. Englischen Kunstanstalt v. A. H. Payne, Leipzig & Dresden., otherwise in German as above. 7½ × 5⅞ in (19 × 14.8 cm).

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