“The Surprise”

Catalog No. 454

Pottery, relief, 0.5L, pewter lid.

Text
“Bei Spiel u. Sang trinke noch lang.”
(At play and song drink yet long.)

Scene taken from a poem entitled “The Trumpeter of Säckingen”, written in 1853 by Josef Viktor von Scheffel, which tells the story of a love affair between a trumpeter and a baron’s daughter. Original engraving entitled “Die Überrashung” (The Surprise) done in 1888 by Carl Schweninger (1854-1903).

See also Nos. 408 and 478.

Price Ranges
Full-color: $60-$80
Ltd-color: $50-$70

     
     
RG 454
RG 454

 
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