St Stephen's, Vienna
Franz Wenzel Schwarz (1842 - 1919)
Art / Drawings and watercolours
1897 (signed and dated) - 1898 (bought)
Watercolour heightened with white on paper
523 x 384 x 20 mm
Place of origin
Tyntesfield, North Somerset
Watercolour heightened with white on paper, St.Stephen's Vienna by Franz Wenzel Schwarz (1842-1919), signed and dated lower right F.Schwarz/97 . Frame is gilded wood.
A. Baird-Carter, Jermyn St, London; bought by G. A. Gibbs in Vienna in 1898; purchased by the National Trust from the estate of the late George Richard Lawley Gibbs, 2nd Baron Wraxall (1928 – 2001) with the assistance of the NHMF, the Art Fund and donations from members and supporters in 2002
Marks and inscriptions
Verso: On reverse two paper labels, one handwritten in ink St.Stephen's / Vienna / Bought by GAG / in Vienna / 1898, one printed with border From / A BAIRD-CARTER, / Printsellers,/ DEALER IN WORKS OF ART / 61, Jermyn Street, / (4 doors from St.James's Street), / LONDON, S.W.
Makers and roles
Franz Wenzel Schwarz (1842 - 1919), artist