03-05-2004 03-06-2004
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2232 Boston
March 5, 2004 04:00 PMCalender
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Paulus Roetter (German/American, 1806-1894) Expansive Landscape with Luminous Skies

$2,350$2,000
Auction: Sale #2232 - 2232 Location: Boston Date / Time: March 05, 2004 4:00PM

Description:

Paulus Roetter (German/American, 1806-1894)

Expansive Landscape with Luminous Skies
Signed "Paulus Roetter" l.c.
Oil on canvas, 10 x 14 in. (25.3 x 35.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Surface grime, craquelure.

N.B. Born in Nuremberg, Roetter moved to Switzerland in 1825 to study. After twenty years in Switzerland, Roetter emigrated to the United States, eventually coming to Harvard, where he was an associate of Louis Agassiz.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Keywords

Nuremberg, Louis Agassiz, United States