Stephan Christian von Stengel (1750-1822), attributed to
Southern Landscape with a River and a Castle
pen and brush in brown and black over pencil, brown and grey wash, 17,5 x 22,7cm
simple black frame with golden pearl bar, 39 x 43 cm
price: 900 €
Stephan Christian von Stengel was an amateur etcher. and draughtsman. Born in Mannheim, he worked for elector Karl Theodor von Pfalz-Bayern. He followed the ideas of the Enlightenment. Von Stengel was a great collector and author of the catalogue raisonné of the prints of Ferdinand Kobell.