Date: Hoffnungsthal, Germany circa 1920
Artist: Franz Brantzky (Cognomen: Gallus)
Size : Circa 11 3/4 x 8 1/4 inches
Media : Pencil on paper attached to Cardboard
This beautiful Pencil Drawing by the famous Painter, Sculptor and Architect Franz Brantzky shows the "Gasthaus Zur Brücke" in Hoffnungsthal Germany. The Building of this cute Inn was built in circa 1754 and has been an Inn for circa 150 years. It is signed by the artist, has the estate stamp and also has the location written on it. It would look even more beautiful when framed in a simple frame.
More about the artist:
Franz Brantzky is best known for his sketches and drawings during his travels and even published a book about them (Reiseskizzen). He was born on January 19th 1871 in Cologne (Germany). He won several golden medals at the international art exhibits in Munich and Düsseldorf. He was also a famous architect. He designed the Eastasia Museum in Cologne, the Romefountian in Cologne, serveral Churches, the Möhne Dam and many more buildings.
Condition: Good condition with nice color and light tanning giving it a vintage look. PLEASE SEE PICTURES
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