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lower center plate: J.WS; across bottom printed below image: Schirmer scul. / DIE BETENDE NONNE VON SCHIRMER.; by later hand, lower right in graphite: 1095; by later hand, upper left in graphite: HY 368 / 0; by later hand, lower center verso in graphite: die betende nonne. / Andresen No. 8

Provenance

William Karrmann, Cincinnati; (James A. Bergquist, Boston, MA); purchased by NGA, 1996.

Bibliography
1878
Andresen, Andreas. Die deutschen Maler-Radirer (peintres-graveurs) des neunzehnten Jahrhunderts, nach ihren Leben und Werken. 5 vols. Leipzig: Alexander Danz, 1878.