Vilhelm Petersen (b. Copenhagen 1812, d. s.p. 1880)

From Malcesine at Lake Garda with houses and a sailing boat at anchor. Signed with monogram. Oil on paper laid on canvas. 31×45 cm.

Malcesine is situated at the shore of lake Garda stretching into the distance. The water surface is calm and the afternoon sun is breaking through the grey clouds.

Vilhelm Petersen visited Malcesine in the late summer of 1852.

Provenance: Bruun Rasmussen auction 850, 2014 no. 29.


A minimal tear/crackle with a small peeling. In need of a light surface cleaning.


20,000–30,000 kr.

Price realised

Not sold