Hamburg – Steinstrasse, Part from the. Buzzing winter scenery with street hawker and advertising pillar. In the background the steeple of St. Jacob. Wood engraving by Heinrich Schlumprecht (1859 Munich 1908) after Hans von Bartels (Hamburg 1856 – Munich 1913) for A. Closs, Stuttgart. (1880-81.) Inscribed in the stock: Hans Bartels (18)80. / A. Closs fc. / H. Schl. sc., otherwise typographic caption as above. 8⅛ × 5⅜ in (20.5 × 13.8 cm).
BACK: Same place. In the Elbstrasse. Street display of a draper offering also silk hats and others in front of Abraham Cohn’s shop for rubbers, beds & mobiles. Beside the former market women, one of them knitting stockings. Wood engraving. 4⅝ × 4⅝ in (11.8 × 11.8 cm). – Continuous local text on both sides.
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