Moritz - Pifferari in Rome - ZP33105

Moritz - Pifferari in RomeMoritz - Pifferari in Rome
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Friedrich Wilhelm Moritz
1793 Canton of St. Gallen – Neuchâtel 1855

Motif from Rome with two Pifferari, standing in front of a votive  stela.

Watercolour painting, on cream wove paper (papier vélin), mounted on a backing, on the wall at lower left signed and dated „F.W. Moritz 1832.“, verso old price „3 Louisdor“. 29,5:24,5 cm.

With tiny faults at margins.

Compare literature: H. Geller, Ernste Künstler fröhliche Menschen. Munich 1947, Fig. 17 and 18; H. Geller, I Pifferari. Musizierende Hirten in Rom. Leipzig, 1954.