A Storm at the Coast of Ceylon, 1862

Eduard Hildebrandt

Gdansk 1817/18 - 1868 Berlin

A Storm at the Coast of Ceylon, 1862

Oil on canvas
51 x 67 cm
Signed lower right: "E. Hildebrandt"

The preparatory watercolor for our painting is in the collection of the Kupferstichkabinett, Berlin (ill. exhib. cat. Romantik und Moderne, Kupferstichkabinett Berlin, September 24, 2016 - January 15, 2017, cat. no. 92).

Between 1862 and 1864 Eduard Hildebrandt went on an extensive journey around the world commissioned by King Frederick William IV of Prussia.

Private collection, Sweden