Oilcrayon/paper, 19 x 18 cm, up. le. sign. a. dat. Bohrmann XI 94, framed under glass, uninspected out of frame. - German painter, graphic artist a. draughtsman, studied 1947/48 at the art school Saarbrücken under K. Kunz, 1948/49 at the Stuttgart academy under W. Baumeister, thereafter he lived in Munich a. Paris a. was taught engraving by J. Friedlaender, among his numerous award was the Villa Romana prize. - Mus. Florence (Uffizi), New York (MoMA), Cologne (Mus. Ludwig), Ludwigshafen (Wilh. Hack Mus.), Amsterdam a. others. - Lit.: Saur, Vollmer.