Signed lower right: c v bemm .. beautiful work of German painter christoph von bemmel representing a fire scene by the river in the moonlight.The artist managed to transcribe in this dark composition two atmospheres: in the foreground a scene of panic, by the fire of the village, and in the background a peaceful scene by moonlight. We can bring our work more scenes of past fires on sale at the Guillaume Floch, February 17, 2019, and assigned to his father Peter von bemmel or at Christie's on 20 March 2001, signed by christoph von bemmel. Our work has been appraised by mr Patrice Dubois before restoration and attributed to Peter von bemmel. Cleaning the table helped to highlight the signature of his son christoph von bemmel bottom right.
This discovery suggests that the different scenes of fires attributed to Peter von bemmel are works by his son christoph von bemmel. Chrisoph von bemmel is a German landscape painter born in Nuremberg in 1707. Eldest son of the painter Peter von bemmel, he began his apprenticeship in painting with his father.Christoph von bemmel worked at Mannheim and in Strasbourg. He settled permanently in Strasbourg where he married. From 1765 to 1767, he has the pupil in Strasbourg the Swiss painter Johann august Nahl young. Christoph von bemmel performs lakeside landscapes and scenes of fires. Dimensions: 57 x 79.5 cm without frame and 61 x 83 cm wand with its modern gilt wood. For more information, contact us. The item \The seller is \This item can be shipped to the following countries: america, europe, asia, australia.