Oil/wood, 95 x 70 cm, lo. ri. sign. Aug. Siegen, min. rest. - History a. landscape painter, after apprenticeship as goldsmith in his father"s workshop he became pupil of F.A. Vincent a. J.L. David in Paris, in 1812 he became drawing teacher at the University of Wroclaw, 1816-18 he travelled Italy. - Mus.: Breslau. - Lit.: Boetticher, Thieme-Becker, Bénézit.