Oil/paper, 48 x 67 cm, lo. ri. sign. a. dat. M. Kaus 57, matted a. framed under glass, uninspected out of frame. - Prov.: Gallery Boisserée, Cologne; Dr. Erna Kroen, head of the culture department of Bayer. - German landscape, figure a. still life painter, pupil of E. Heckel a. E. L. Kirchner, whose graphic work inspired him greatly, in 1945 he became professor a. acting dean of the Berlin academy under K. Hofer. - Mus: Berlin, Hannover, Köln, Detroit, Pittsburgh a. others. - Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Bénézit, Vollmer a. others.