The painting is in good condition, consistent with age. The surface bears craquelure and discoloration in places along the edges. Partially the canvas is warped and occasionally smaller touch ups appear under UV light.
Albert Schwendy (1820-1902)
Albert Schwendy was born in Berlin. He begann his education by Michael Neher in Munich, then continued in Berlin by G. Biermann an furtheron by E. Lepoittevin in Paris. He worked in Berlin and Dessau. He painted architectural and landscape paintings in the style of realism. (nlu)