Heidelberg, view of the castle

Heidelberg, view of the castle and the city from a bridge, steel engraving by Christian Daumerlang, photographic print from the collection of Maria Mirska. Collection: Photographic collection of the Fryderyk Chopin Institute, Warsaw [F.3565].


Heidelberg. Early October 1835. On the way back to Paris from Leipzig, Chopin passes Frankfurt am Main and then, feeling unwell, stops for quite a while in Heidelberg, at the home of his pupil Adolphe Gutmann. Return to Paris via Strasbourg.