Panorama of Swiss city Geneva on the lake Geneva was executed in 19th century by famous Austrian landscape painter and traveller Hubert Sattler (1817-1904). Sattler recieved his ackowledge for panoramic views from his travells around Europe, Asia Minor, Palestina, North Africa and North Amerika. He studied by his father Johann Michael Sattler, later by Emil Jacob Schindler at the Viennese Fine Arts Academy. in 1897 he became honore citizen of city Salzburg. His travel views arrive high results by the international auctions. For exemple, "View of Jerusalem from the mount of Olives",36 x 62 cm, arrived by Sotheby´s London on 11.24. 2009 high 57000 US$; "A Panoramic view of Constantinople",77x100 cm by Sothebys london on 30. Mai 2008 - 110 000 US$; "Bathing in the Bosphorus", 74x100 cm by Sotheby´s London on 18. November 2003 - 71000 US$.
Literature: Prof.H.Fuchs " Die Österreichischen Maler", Vienna, 1975.
Inscription: on the reverse of wood panel- signed and titled Geneva with pencil.
Technique: oil on wood panel, antique frame.
Measurements: unframed w 10 1/4" x 7 7/8" (26 x 20 cm); framed w 13" x h 10 1/2" (33 x 26,7 cm).
Condition: very good.