“The Surprise”

Catalog No. 478

Pottery, relief, 2.0L, pewter lid.

Text:
“Trinke klar, rede wahr.”
(Drink what is clear, speak the truth.)

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 454.

Price Ranges
Full-color: $125-$175
Ltd-color: $90-$125

     
     
RG 478
RG 478

 
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