Carl Gustav Carus

An Overgrown Mineshaft



Carl Gustav Carus - An Overgrown Mineshaft

Literature

introduction by Gary Tinterow, Masterpieces of European Painting, 1800-1920, in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; New Haven, 2007, nr. 14


Provenance

Johann Friedrich Lahmann, Dresden, until d. 1937
his estate sale, Lepke's, Berlin, 27-29 April 1938, nr. 37
E.H. Georg Schäfer, Schweinfurt, by 1968–d. 1975
his heirs, 1975–77, to Foundation
Georg Schäfer Foundation, Schweinfurt, 1977–2000
its sale, Christie's, Düsseldorf, 31 January 2000, nr. 72, to Thaw
Eugene Victor Thaw, Santa Fe, 2000–2007

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 2007.164.1

Other works by Carl Gustav Carus


Carl Gustav Carus Gothic Windows in the Ruins of the Monastery at Oybin
Gothic Windows in the Ruins of the Monastery at Oybin
c. 1828

Carl Gustav Carus Studio in Moonlight
Studio in Moonlight
1826

Carl Gustav Carus Studio Window
Studio Window
1823-24

Carl Gustav Carus Pilgrim in a Rocky Valley
Pilgrim in a Rocky Valley
c. 1820

Carl Gustav Carus
An Overgrown Mineshaft
c. 1824
28.6 x 21 cm
Oil on paper laid down on cardboard
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Gift of Eugene V. Thaw, 2007