Ink a. gouache, 24,5 x 35 cm, each sign. a. dat. lo. ri. or lo. le. Eugen Osswald 1925 as well as inscribed München, unopened. - Osswald illustrates eight episodes from The Valian Little Tailor. - Painter a. illustrator, studied at the Munich academy under A. Jank a. H.v. Zügel, on whose intercession he was granted a scholarship a. whom accompanied to his summer residence in Wörth am Rhein, study trips to Paris a. the Near East, affiliated to a circus to perfect his art of animal painting, worked among others for the "Jugend" magazine a. illustrated children"s books a. class books, numerous awards. - Mus.: Speyer, Wörth. - Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Vollmer, Bénézit u.a.