Öl/Lw., 48,5 x 36,5 cm, lo. ri. sign. a. dat. Theo Wilhelm 54, on the stretcher titled. - Painter, graphic artist a. sculptor, studied at the Hamburg Landeskunstschule under E. Steinbach a. A. Ehrhardt, member of the "Gruppe 45", made friends with T. Tügel a. H. Stegemann, expressionist abstract early work in the tradition of the Hamburg secession, since the 1950s he developed variants of abstraction influenced by Klee, Manessier a. Bissier, in the 1980 he turned to figurative painting. - Mus.: Hamburg, Winterthur u.a. - Lit.: Der Rump, Vollmer u.a.