Description German academic artists, thinking that art could serve as a force for instructing and ennobling mankind, often rendered the human figure in dramatic, heroic terms.
- German 19th Century Paintings and Drawings. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1983.
- A Medley of German Drawings. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1996.
- German Drawings from the Walters Collection. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2010-2011.
Provenance William T. Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1894, by inheritance; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Monogram and date] bottom right: 18 S 51
Credit Acquired by William T. Walters
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