Gouache/paper, 47 x 62 cm, lo. le. monogr. a. dat. AB 65, framed under glass, uninspected out of frame. - German painter a. graphic artist, initially studied architecture in Berlin in 1926/27, thereafter painting at the Wroclaw academy under A. Kanoldt, O. Mueller, O. Schlemmer a. P. Holz, numerous study trips, after the war he began again a painter in Osnabrück, in 1949 he joined the Hagenring, in 1965 the Künstlergilde Esslingen, numerous awards. - Mus.: Wuppertal (Von der Heydt-Mus.), Hagen (Karl Ernst Osthaus-Mus.), Regensburg (Ostdeutsche Gal.), Düsseldorf u.a. - Lit.: Saur.