Carl Ludvig MESSMANN (Copenhagen 1826 - Gothenburg 1893)
Study of Two Trees by a Lake or Pond
Pen and black ink, with framing lines in black ink. Signed and dated L. Messmann / 9 / Marts 1847. at the lower centre.
Inscribed No.157 / L. Messman on the verso.
Further inscribed L. Messmann. del. 1847. on the old mount.
275 x 338 mm. (10 7/8 x 13 1/4 in.)
This drawing bears the drystamp of the Danish collector Benjamin Wolff (1790-1866).
Benjamin Wolff, Engelholm, Denmark (Lugt 420), with his drystamp at the lower right
Thence by descent until 2018.