Original pen and ink drawing on a woven type paper. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 8.7 x 8.5 cm. The image size is ca. 8.7 x 8.5 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 3.4 x 3.3 inch. The image size is ca. 3.4 x 3.3 inch.
Antique drawing, untitled. Original design of a satirical scene depicting a butcher weighing a sheep, while a customer and his driver look on. The sheep appears particularly heavy bellied. From a collection of drawings by Sundblad (see other listings). Numbered 6 and with signature G. Sundblad. Artists and Engravers: Made by ‘Gustav Sundblad’ after own design. Gustav Sundblad (Augsburg 1835-1891) was a German draftsman and lithographer active in Munich and Leipzig. He was a student of J.M. Veit.
Condition: Very good, given age. Remains of previous attachment on rear. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE DRAWING-CARTOON-SATIRE-BUTCHER-SHEEP-SUNDBLAD