Auctions → North German Art and Art and Antiques November 2013 → November 2013 Norddeutsche Kunst → Carl Becker: Beach of Blankenese
Oil/canvas, 42,5 x 55,5 cm, on the reverse estate stamp.- Marine painter, father of Claus B., worked in Düsseldorf a. Hamburg. B. was pupil of H. Leitner in Hamburg, thereafter he studied at the Düsseldorf academy under E. Dücker. He was co-founder of the Altonaer Künstlerverein. - Mus.: Hamburg (Hamburg-Mus., Altonaer Mus.), Bremerhaven (Deutsches Schiffahrtsmus.) a. others. - Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Rump, Der Neue Rump a. others.