From:Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop
Name/TitleThe Falkenburg Vineyards
About this objectFalkenburg Vineyards is in Rudensheim am Rhein in Germany. It is along the Rhine Gorge. To get to the Ehrenfels Castle, that is in the photo, visitors must hike through the vineyards. Falkenburg Vineyards was founded by Johann Falkenburg. The photo shows the vineyard and the castle. The vineyard is located in the Mosel Wine Region.
Date Madecirca 1890
Medium and MaterialsAlbumen
Inscription and Marksrecto:[ink] The Falkenburg Vineyardsrecto:[pencil] A615 Me. 8verso:[pencil] ‘A615 Me. 8verso:[pemcil] 77:027:13
Measurementsobject: 47cm x 63.5cm
image: 28cm x 21.5cm
Subject and Association Keywords19th Century Photography
Subject and Association KeywordsGermany
Subject and Association KeywordsJohann Falkenburg
Subject and Association KeywordsEhrenfels Castle
Subject and Association KeywordsMosel Wine Region
Credit LinePurchase Charles B. Wood, Purchased in 1974.