1999. Bronze, partially green patinated, h. 45 cm, verso monogr. 'GG', numbered copy 79/100 from the ars mundi edition, black diabas base, h. 4 cm. - German writer, sculptor, painter draftsman and Noble Prize Winner, internationally highly respected representative of the German post-war literature. Since 1947 Grass took up a stonecutter apprenticeship in Düsseldorf and studied 1948-1952 at the Düsseldorf Academy under Otto Pankok.