Thursday

Remde, Friedrich - portrait of 19C lady


This miniature portrait is signed "Fr Remde pinxit 1826" for Friedrich Remde (1801-1878) a German artist who was born and died in Wiemar, but also worked in Hamburg, London, and Vienna.

He is referred to in The Dictionary of Victorian Painters. Second edition. By Christopher Wood. Woodbridge, England: Antique Collectors' Club, 1978.

The sitter is unknown. 180

3 comments:

deebala said...

I think this artist was my great great grandfather. does anyone know anything about him?

Don, the collector said...

Hi Deebala,
Thank you for the comment. I have just amended the item description to include the very limited information about him in my reference books.
Regards, Don

Anonymous said...

Thank you Don,
I appreciate your prompt response!
Carolyn