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Street Scene from Schaffhouse

Schaffhouse, Street Scene from. Gable-bay-house. At the fountain in front huntsman, laundry women, water carrier, goats. Wood engraving by the monogramist H S after Gustav Bauernfeind (Sulz on the Neckar 1848 – Jerusalem 1904) for Adolf Closs, Stuttgart. (1875-77.) Inscribed: GB (ligated) / H S, otherwise typographically in German as above. 8¼ × 6¼ in (20.9 × 15.8 cm).

Traditional Costume in the Canton Schaffhouse

VERSO: Traditional Costume in the Canton Schaffhouse. Young woman with basket before a house, drawing the bell-pull. Wood engraving as above, but after Carl von Häberlin (Ober-Esslingen 1832 – Stuttgart 1911). Typographic inscription. 5⅜ × 3⅝ in (13.7 × 9.2 cm). – Continuous local text on both sides.

Offer no. 9,582 / EUR  50. (c. US$ 60.) + shipping


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