2016/​234 C. A. Lorentzen, after 19th century: “Den rædsomste Nat i Kiøbenhavn...”. Pencil and gouache on paper. Visible size 31×40 cm.

Description

“Den rædsomste Nat i Kiøbenhavn mellem den 4de og 3de September 1807”. Signed E. Bruhn. Pencil and gouache on paper. Visible size 31×40 cm.

The date on the painting is wrong, since the bombardement happened between September 4th and 5th.

The original painting by C. A. Lorentzen bears the title “The Most Terrible Night. View of Kongens Nytorv in Copenhagen During the English Bombardement of Copenhagen” is located in the collection of the Danish National Gallery KMS3468.

Condition

Examined in frame. Damp discolourations. Discolourations. Few minor holes through paper.

Auction

Paintings, furniture and varia, 13 April 2020

Category

Artist

C. A. Lorentzen, after 19th century

Estimate

3,000 kr.

Sold

Price realised

1,600 kr.

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