Hunter and Two Women

Catalog No. 492

Pottery, etched, 1.0L, inlaid lid.

Text:
“Feierabend” (lid)
(Closing time)
“Es lebe was hienieden stolziert in grünen Tracht,
die Wälder und die Felder, die Jäger und die Jagd.”
(body)
(Long live all that strut here in green apparel,
the forests and the fields, the hunter and the hunt.)

Text is the 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).

See also Nos. 320 and 421.

Price Range: $150-$225

     
     
AJT 492
AJT 492

 
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