The Minuet

  The Minuet Inspiring! The Minuet. This engraving after a painting by Leopold Schmutzler (1864-1940) appeared in the German Illustrated News in the year 1894. The text to the picture in the periodical reads as follows: “A minuet, the dance in which male and female can display in equal measure innate and acquired charm, sufficed […]

North Court House

My second novel is illustrated with original engravings. Some years ago I started collecting them. I found them at rummage sales, second hand book shops or in the internet. I love those fine pieces of art of yesteryear and want to share them with you. My first blog post is about the picture that you […]