Watercolour, 41 x 56 cm, sign. lo. ri. Mechlen, unopened. Landscape, still life a. figure painter, studied at the Krefeld school of applied arts under J. Thorn-Prikker a. under A. Illies in Hamburg, member of the Hamburger Künstlerverein, the Hamburgische Künstlerschaft a. the artist"s association "Niederelbe", travelled repeatedly to Italy. - Mus.: Hamburg (Kunsthalle) et.al., Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Vollmer Rump, Der Neue Rump a. others.