Study of logs and foliage.
* 1841 in Copenhagen † 1911 in Copenhagen
Pen and black ink over graphite. Size of sheet: c. 13.6 x 17.8 cm.
With framing line in pen and brown ink. Attached to album sheet, inscribed Petersen del. in brown ink.
Provenance: Benjamin Wolff. 19th century Danish collector (L.420).
This direct study from nature might be dated to the 1860s and 1870s, when the artist was influenced by romantic landscape painter Vilhelm Kyhn.