Gouache, 17,5 x 37 cm, lo. ri. sign. Hugo Köcke, lo. le. inscribed 'Sylt', matted a. framed under glass, uninspected out of frame. - Landscape a. figure painter, studied at the Berlin academy, joined the 'Vereinigung Berliner Künstler' a. exhibited regularly at the 'Große Berliner Kunstausstellung', after moving to Sylt the island became the dominating subject of his art. - Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Bénézit, Vollmer a. others.