Oil/canvas/cardboard, 26,5 x 21,5 cm, up. ri. sign. and dat. Padua 34. - German landscape and figure painter. Although an autodidact P. was held in high esteem, among others he won the Albrecht Dürer prize in 1930 and the Lenbach prize in 1937 adn 1940. Since 1922 he exhibited at the Munich Glaspalast. Mus.: Paris (Mus. Luxembourg), Munich. Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Vollmer.