Large alpine lanscape with waterfall created in 1850-s by renown german lanscape painter Albert (August Albert) Zimmermann (1808 Zittau - 1888 Munich). The artist is high-listed in international literature and price date banks.
Zimmermann was a student at the Art Academies in Munich and Dresden. Austrian gouvernment sent him in 1857 as professor to Academy in Milan , where he worked untill 1859.In 1860/1871 he waorked in Vienna at the Academy . in early 1880-s he moved to Salzburg and since 1885 to Munich.
His works are in the different private collections around of the world and public museums of Germany and Austria.
Provenance : " From the Collection of Dr. Georg Schäfer , Schweinfurt", , Auction by Christie´s Duesseldorf , 31.01 2000, Lot Nr. 12
Literature: Thieme/Becker "Allgemeines Lexikon der bildenden Künsler..", Leipzig, 1999; Prof.H.Fuchs "Austrian Artists"(in german), Vienna, 1975
Technique: oil on canvas, unframed
Measurements: unframed w 137cm x h 175 cm (54" x 69")
Condition: in good condition, unlined, no paint losses