c 1884 Original Etching - Eggersdorf, German Cavalry- Ahrendts


ARTIST:               Conrad (Konrad) Ahrendts                   

TITLE:                 Eggersdorf     

DATE:                 1884

A very fine original etching by Conrad Ahrendts (1855-1901). Five mounted  German soldiers, holding flags are shown with a town in the background, and a rabbit scrambling away (left).  The etching is set during the Franco-Prussian War (July 1870-May 1871).

Signed and dated in the plate at lower left.

Ahrendts (1855-1901) was a painter and illustrator who exhibited throughout Germany, including Berlin.  Reference:  Benezit.

Image size is approximately 7.5 x 11.5 inches, plus large margins (@ 12 x 16 inches sheet size). Excellent condition, bold impression.

Shipped unmatted.

  • Inventory# MA-1187