2014/​8501 Martinus Rørbye: Scene from the races at Nørre-Fælled in Copenhagen. Unsigned. Pencil and drawing ink on paper laid on paper. Sheet size 20.5×23.5 cm.

Description

“Scene ved Væddeløbene paa Nørre-Fælled”. Scene from the races at Nørre Fælled in Copenhagen. Unsigned. Inscribed and dated on the underlying paper M. Rørbye del. 1831. Pencil and drawing ink on paper laid on paper. Sheet size 20.5×23.5 cm.

Provenance: The artist's estate auction 1849 no. 10. The painter Hjalmar Matthiessen's collection of drawings.

Condition

The paper has turned slightly brown. Mounted along the top.

Auction

Category

Artist

Martinus Rørbye (b. Drammen 1803, d. Copenhagen 1848)

Estimate

10,000–15,000 kr.

Sold

Price realised

7,500 kr.

2 bids

When Bidder Bid
804507 7,500 kr.
167397 7,000 kr.