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Rudolf von Alt (Lot 0219), 134th Auction Christmas Auction zoom

0219

Rudolf von Alt

View of San Giorgio Maggiore from the pier of Venice
estimate € 35,000 - 60,000
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Rudolf von Alt

(Wien 1812-1905 Wien)
View of San Giorgio Maggiore from the pier of Venice, after 1864
oil on canvas; 39.5 x 49.5 cm
signed on the lower left: R. Alt;
label Dorotheum Vienna on the reverse
Provenance
probably Gottfried and Dr. Herrmann Eissler, Vienna (1911);
auction Dorotheum, Vienna, 23th October 1928, lot 3, pl. I;
private property, Germany
Exhibition
cf. 1912, Secession Vienna, Rudolf von Alt-Gedächtnisausstellung zur Feier seines 100. Geburtstages. XLII. Ausstellung der Vereinigung bildender Künstler Österreichs, no. 41
Literature
cf. Ulrich Thieme/Felix Becker (ed.). Allgemeines Lexikon der bildenden Künstler von der Antike bis zur Gegenwart, vol. I, Leipzig 1907, p. 344 (as "undatierbar (undated)": Canal Grande in Venice, collection Lobmeyr);
cf. Ludwig Hevesi, Rudolf Alt. Sein Leben und sein Werk, Vienna 1911, p. 162, no. 100 (provenance: "collection Gottfried und Dr. Hermann Eißler");
Marianne Hussl-Hörmann, Rudolf von Alt. Die Ölgemälde, Auctionhouse im Kinsky (ed.), Vienna 2011, p. 146, cat.-no. 57 (b/w-ill.)