Oil/canvas, 57 x 75,5 cm, sign. lo. le. E. Kolbe, on the stretcher inscribed "Trüber Wintertag". - Landscape a. marine painter, studied at the Berlin a. Dresden academy as master student of E. Bracht, back in Berlin he joined the Vereinigung Berliner Künstler, study trips to the North Sea a. the Baltic Sea, painted the Schöneberg town hall, numerous awards. - Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Vollmer, Bénézit u.a.