Cologne – Keulen, Gezigt op (View of Cologne). Central view with Great St. Martin as well as the cathedral but a few years before its completion in the center. In front the richly populated pontoon bridge. Among the ships detailed paddle-wheel steamboat with two smoking smoke-stacks, supposedly of the White Fleet. In front right (un)loading of a barge. Toned wood engraving by F. Bauer (?) after Lorenz Ritter (1832 Nuremberg 1921) for Adolf Closs, Stuttgart. (1875-76.) Inscribed: L. R. / X. I. A. Closs / F. Bauer sc., otherwise typographically as above. 8 × 9⅜ in (20.3 × 23.8 cm). – Impression for the about simultaneous Dutch edition.

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„ Das Jahr 2014 geht zu Ende. Das gibt Veranlassung Ihnen sehr herzlich zu danken für viele jagdhistorische Informationen mit kunsthistorischem Charakter. Besonders dankbar bin ich für die Beschaffung des Bildes … “

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