Oil/canvas, 75 x 100 cm, lo. le. sign. a. dat. E. Hopf 47, unframed. - The painting is published in: Uwe Haupenthal, E.H., Malerei u. graphische Arbeiten, 2010, p. 76. - Landscape painter, trained at the Hanau drawing acadamy a. apprenticeship as goldsmith, member of the Hamburger Künstlerverein, in 1927/28 he exhibited with the Hamburg secession, 1930 first of numerous travels to Norway, all of his works were destroyed in WW II, in 1950 he became member of the Hamburgische Künstlerschaft. - Mus.: Hamburg (Kunsthalle a. others), Schleswig (SHLM). - Lit.: Vollmer, Rump, Der Neue Rump a. others.