Watercolour, 23 x 17,5 cm, lo. ri. sign. a. dat. Paula Gans 1936 as well as inscribed Torbole, discolouration, matted a. framed under glass, uninspected out of frame. - Hamburg portrait a. landscape paintress, after moving to Hamburg from Prague in 1920 she shared a studio with G. Schaeffer, Ch. Rudolph u. H. Spielberg the last of which she accompanied on a journey to Paris a. South France, later she travelled also to Italy a. Amsterdam, suffering increasing repressions by the Nazi regime she committed suicide on the day before her deportation. - Mus.: Hamburg (Mus. f. Hamburg. Geschichte). - Lit.: Der Neue Rump, Bruhns "Kunst in der Krise".