Wood Paddock (Pomerania)

Wood Paddock (in Pomerania). Mare with foal, but also a cow, on the pasture passed by a carriage and pair. Wood engraving by the monogramist H. W. after Johannes Gehrts (St. Pauli/Hamburg 1855 – Dusseldorf 1921). Inscribed: Joh. Gehrts (18)81 / A. Closs. X. I. H. W. sc., otherwise in German as above. 5½ × 7¼ in (14.1 × 18.5 cm).

BACK: Shepherd. Amidst his flock, supporting himself on his pole, at the side the dog, looking into the distance, and knitting a stocking. Wood engraving after Gehrts’ picture of 1880. Inscribed: Joh. Gehrts. (18)80, otherwise in German as above. 5 × 4⅛ in (12.6 × 10.5 cm). – Continuous local text on both sides.

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