European School, 19th century – Historic Buildings of Hamburg


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A pair of interesting architectural drawings of Hamburg, 19th century. Housed in a single frame. Pencil with blue and brown washes on two separate sheets of paper, the title ‘Hamburg’ is written in pencil on a thin strip of white paper below the two drawings. The top sheet on blue paper depicts a single building with a clock tower, possibly a town hall. The second sheet on buff paper depicts a group of buildings in a town square. The pictures have been mounted onto a sheet of cream coloured mountboard and framed in a partially gilded oak frame of the period.

Top drawing: 9 1/4 x 14 3/8 in. (23.5 x 36.3 cm.)
Lower drawing: 9 3/8 x 14 3/8 in. (24 x 36.3 cm.)
Frame: 27 3/4 x 19 7/8 in. (70.5 x 50.5 cm.)


Unidentified / Unknown Artist