The Market and Town Hall at Halberstadt

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This drawing is a preliminary study for the oil painting no. 73-12 in the catalogue raisonné.

provenance

Private collection

literature

W. Laanstra, Cornelis Springer. Geschilderde steden, 1994, p. 142, cat. no. T74-2

more about Cornelis Springer

Cornelis Springer

b. 25.05.1817
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

d. 18.02.1891
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Springer is considered the most renowned townview painter of the Dutch Romantic era. At the age of 17 he entered his first work in an exhibition, to be followed by about 120 other contributions to national and international art exhibitions. His work consists of carefully executed town views in which the figures are dwarfed by the presence of imposing Gothic structures, with transparent  . . .
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