Pastel, 44,5 x 62 cm, up. ri. sign. L. Malskat, matted a. framed under glass, uninspected out of frame. - Versatile German painter, studied at the Königsberg academy, in 1937 he frescoed the Schleswig cathedral, lived a. worked mainly in Lübeck, since the 1950s he created a much-noticed oeuvre. - Lit.: Vollmer a. others.