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Oil sketch of F. Mendelssohn Bartholdy by Karl Begas, [1821]

MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn e. 5

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Oil painting on canvas.

A study for the lost portrait of which two pastel copies by Charles Horsfall are reproduced in Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy: Denkmal in Wort und Bild, by Max F. Schneider, 1947, p. 17, and in Petitpierre, p. 104.


  • [1821]


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MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn e. 5

Custodial History

Given by the daughters of Dr. Johann Ludwig Casper to Lili Wach, 1896. Wach collection.


182 × 140 mm.

Repository Details

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