Hoffstadt - Young mandolin player - ZP22105

Hoffstadt - Young mandolin playerHoffstadt - Young mandolin player
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ascribed to
Friedrich Hoffstadt
1802 Mannheim – Aschaffenburg 1846

Young mandolin player dressed in an old German costume on the tower of a castle.

Pen-and-ink and brush drawing in grey, grey wash, edged with several grey ink-lines, on wove paper (papier vélin), on lower left coat of arms with a count's crown and a wheel as signature and „Invent et Del:“. 26,5:21,7 cm.

Compare literature: Exhibition catalogue: Mit Stift und Feder. Zeichnungen vom Klassizismus bis zum Jugendstil. Freiburg, Augustinermuseum 2013, p 64/65, No 20 with col. plate.