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"In The Choir of Aachen Cathedral".
Artist: Franz Stegmann (1831–1892).
Source: Düsseldorfer Auktionshaus.
Author: Franz Stegmann (1831–1892).
Stegmann was the son of a Magistrate in the Duchy of Brunswick, Germany. He spent three years studying architecture in Braunschweig. Then, he switched to painting and attended the Academies in Brussels (1854 at CA Wauters), Munich (1855-1857), as well as Dusseldorf, where he settled in 1857 and joined the Malkasten Artists' Association. He also joined the Kunstverein München.
Stegmann undertook Study Tours to Italy, France and The Netherlands. He also exhibited in Berlin, Hanover and Dusseldorf.
Photo:: 13 April 2012.
Source: Own work.
Author: Christian Wehrle.