Departing Traveler

Catalog No. 1406

Stoneware, transfer, 0.5L, pewter lid.

“Nun leb’ wohl du kleine Gasse, nun ade, du stilles Dach.
Vater, Mutter sah’n mir traurig u. die Liebste sah mir nach.”

(Now goodbye you little lane, now farewell you quiet housetop.
Father, mother and my sweetheart sadly followed me with their eyes.)

Text is taken from a poem entitled In der Ferne (In the Distance), written in 1833 by Albert Graf von Schlippenbach and set to music by Friedrich Silcher in 1853.

Price Range: $50-$70

MR 1406
MR 1406

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