Panoramic view of Ratisbon, with the cathedral

Description

This panoramic view of central Ratisbon (modern day Regensburg) was painted by the German artist George Johann Scharf in around 1845. 

Full title:
PANORAMIC VIEW, of Ratisbon, having the cathedral in the centre, and showing all the principal buildings, etc., painted in oils by G. Scharf, sen.; circ. 1845. Canvas Roll; 11 ft. 2 in. x 2 ft.
Created:
c. 1845
Format:
Painting
Creator:
George Scharf
Usage terms
Public Domain
Held by
British Library
Shelfmark:
Add MS 36489 B

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