Ernst Philipp Thoman(n) von Hagelstein

1657 Augsburg 1726

“ Did his studies in Italy and acquired fame as one of the best artists of his time … In the later period of his life he occupied himself with the mezzotint manner and had in this but One predecessor in Augsburg ”

(Nagler, who mentions animal and hunting pieces, according to ADB in just this manner, only from hints by the younger Paul von Stetten, 1731-1808, but himself found “none of these specified in detail”).

“ The prints arrived today in great condition! I couldn’t be happier with the purchase. Thank you so much for working with me … ”

(Mr. M. C., September 25, 2014)