Interesting early topographical view of old St.Christoph am Arlberg in Austrian Tirol was executed by famous Austrian landscape painter Anton Altmann junior (1808 Vienna - 1871 Vienna). Since 1821 pupil of Vienna Art Academy 8unter J.Moessmer) , went as drawing teacher to Count Apponyi to Hungary . Since 1838 his main direction was landscape painting , which motives he took from his travells to Austrian Alps.
Literature: H.Fuchs "Lexicon of austrian artists of 19th century", Vienna, 1975;
Inscription: signed and dated 1865 lower left, on the reverse - original pencil inscription with name of view: "St.Christoph"
Technique: watercolour on paper.Originally matted
Measurements: each unframed w 8 3/4" x h 6 1/8" (15,5 x 22 cm), matted w 12 1/2" x h 10 3/5" (32 x 27 cm)
Condition: very good original condition.Shipping: shipping costs covered by seller.