Oil/canvas, 45 x 34 cm, sign. lo. le. and dat. H. Spielberg, on the reverse estate labels, unframed. - Cat. rais.: Dreyer 225. - Worked mainly as portrait painter, pupil of the Altona a. the Hamburg schools of applied arts under A. Illies, studied thereafter at the Académie de la Grande Chaumière in Paris under C. Castelucho with whom she remained friends for the rest of her life, study trips to Italy, France, Sweden a. the Netherlands, her later work was influenced by E. Hartmann. - Lit.: Der Neue Rump, Heydorn, Dreyer (Cat. rais.) a. others.