Forest Scene

Catalog No. 1882

Pottery, relief, 1.0L, pewter lid.

Text:
“Es lebe was auf Erden stolziert in grüner Tracht,
die Wälder u. die Felder, der Jäger u. die Jagd!”

(Long live he who struts on earth in green apparel,
the woods and the fields, the huntsman and the hunt!)

Text is from a poem written by Wilhelm Müller in 1822 and set to music in 1823 by Konradin Kreutzer. The opening line makes reference to the Förster (forest ranger) and his traditional green uniform (Trachtenanzug).

Price Ranges
Full-color: $75-$100
Ltd-color: $60-$80

     
     
MR 1882
MR 1882

 
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