Elisabeth ("Sisi"), Empress of Austria (1837-1898). Autograph pencil drawing signed and dated.

No place, 1848.

Single sheet, ca. 191 x 232 mm.


The drawing shows a simple farmhouse built of wood and stone, signed and dated in the artist's own hand on the verso: "Elise. 1848". At the time, Elisabeth, later famous as "Sisi", Empress of Austria, was ten years old and lived at Possenhofen Castle on Lake Starnberg.

Minor stains and a little browned. Provenance: House of Wittelsbach (former Royal Family of Bavaria).

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