Carl Ludwig FROMMEL
(Birkenfeld 1789 - Ispringen 1863)
An Ancient Doorway at Tivoli
Inscribed and dated Tivoli and 1814. on the margin of the old mount.
197 x 173 mm. (7 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)
The present sheet was formerly in the collection of the German architect and decorator Bernhard Himmelheber (1898-1966), which was comprised mainly of German and Italian drawings dating from the 16th to the 19th centuries.
A large group of watercolours, drawings and prints by Frommel is today in the collection of the Staatliche Kunsthalle in Karlsruhe.
Bernhard Himmelheber, Karlsruhe
Thence by descent to a private collection, Germany.