Acrylic/canvas, 110 x 130 cm, lo. le. sign. a. dat. P. v. Frihling 02, on the reverse titled, dat. 17.3.02 as well as sign. again. - German painter, graphic artist a. artisan, after apprenticeship as butcher he served in World War II, 1945-48 he studied at the Hamburg Landeskunstschule under A. Mahlau a. K. Kaschak, in 1957 he studied again, at the Hamburg academy under G. Fietz, in 1958 he established his own art school in Hamburg a. on the Dutch island Terschelling, he created an oeuvre of great variety, comprising abstract a. figurative paintings as well as works with sand a. sheet metal. - Lit.: Rump, Der Neue Rump.