Lot 240. Graff, Anton. The Actor, Johann Franz Hieronymus Brockmann

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Auction date:03.07.2019   16:00 UTC +02:00
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Lot 240Graff, Anton. The Actor, Johann Franz Hieronymus Brockmann
The actor, Johann Franz Hieronymus Brockmann (1745 Graz - 1812, Vienna), a text book on "Hamlet" holding. On The Rear Label Of "Collection Georg Schäfer, Schweinfurt", No 53286821. Oil on canvas 84.5 x 67 cm. Doubled. Restoration. Min. under min damage. the "Hamlet" damaged it, who founded the great success of the actor Brockmann was. His performance of this role in guest play in Doebbelin'schen theatre in Berlin 1777/8 was so widely acclaimed that Brockmann for the first time, the audience has caused an actor. 1778 Brockmann was sent to Vienna at the Burgtheater in occupations, which he headed from 1789 to 1791 as a Director and he served until his death in 1812 of. Literature: bercken Hagen, Ekhart, To some Actor portraits Anton Graffs. In: Small writings of the German society for theatre history, issue 20. Berlin 1964, p. 61, 64, figure 5 - bercken Hagen, Ekhart, Anton Graff - the life and work of. Berlin 1967, p. 72, catalogue raisonné no. 113, with figure (there: "To 1777/78 in Berlin, probably by A. Graff painted..."). Provenance: Collection Dr. Georg Schäfer, Schweinfurt. - Neumeister, Munich, special auction "paintings from the collection of Georg Schafer II, 25. February 2005, Catalogue No. 388.

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