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The Fortress of Konigstein: Courtyard with the Brunnenhaus

Photo credit: Manchester Art Gallery

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View of the Castle of Konigstein, in Saxony, seen from the west. The view shows the Georgenburg to left, the Brunnenhaus in centre background and the Old Arsenal to right, within the fortified walls of the castle. There is a walled garden in centre with topiary obelisks and a small pagoda. A man and woman seated against the garden wall in foreground to right, groups of men and women along the main pathway to left.

The Fortress of Konigstein: Courtyard with the Brunnenhaus




oil on canvas


H 133.9 x W 238 cm

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purchased from the Marquess of Londonderry, 1982

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