Trumpeter of Säckingen

Catalog No. 17

Pottery or stoneware, relief, 1.0L, pewter lid.

“Nur einmal blüht im Jahr der Mai,
nur einmal im Leben die Liebe.”

(Only once a year May blooms,
only once in life love.)

Scene taken from a poem (Der Trompeter von 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. Text is from a song written in the late 19th century by Heinrich Seidel and set to music by Wilhelm Heiser.

Text is taken from song written circa 1883 by Franz Xaver Seidl (1845-1892) and set to music by Wilhelm Heiser (1816-1897).

See also No. 13.

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

AJT 17
AJT 17

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