Oil/canvas, 80,5 x 110 cm, lo. le. sign. R. Eschke, min. craquelure, relined. - Landscape painter, son of Hermann E., studied at the Berlin academy 1878-79 but was also given lessons by his father, 1882-83 he studied at the Munich academy under H. Wenglein a. in Karlsruhe under F. Kallmorgen, until 1886 he lived on the Channel Islands a. at the coast, 1898/99 he continued his studies at the Académie Colarossi in Paris, together with his father he painted panoramic views for the emporer, in 1914 he exhibited at the Venice Biennale. - Berlin (Nat.-Gal.). - Lit.: Saur, Thieme-Becker, Vollmer, Bénézit.