Neuwied – Emigrants – Lasinsky, Johann Adolf (Simmern 1808 – Dusseldorf 1871). Vue de Neuwied. View of Neuwied. General view from the opposite bank. On this side Weißenthurm. On the Rhine emigrant raft with several cabins and rows manned by numerous people. Toned pen and ink lithograph. Inscribed: (Recorded from nature and lithographed by J. A. Lasinsky 1828. / Frankfort a/M. C. Jügel.), caption as above in German-French parallel text. 8⅞ × 11½ in (22.5 × 29.2 cm).
In its nervous line conduct ahead of its time ,
unmistakably, and instantaneously lithographed after own sketch, and thus “standing out highly advantageously from the leaves of much smaller size engraved after him by other artists … Lasinsky’s ‘sensibility, keenest power of observation, realistic study of nature, and talent for large wide landscapes’ have been praised” (Schulte 1969).
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