Watercolour, 45 x 29,5 cm, lo. ri. F. Sk., matted a. framed under glass, uninspected out of frame.- Impressionist painter, influenced by the style of Menzel. S. studied at the Berlin academy under J. Schrader. He was member of the Gruppe der XI, of the Berlin secession a. the senat of the Berlin academy. He mainly depicted scenes of urban street life but also large-size historical paintings. - Mus.: Hamburg (Kunsthalle), Berlin (Nat.-Gal.), München, Aachen. - Lit.: Boetticher, Thieme-Becker, Bénézit a. others.