Oil/canvas, 41,5 x 41 cm, up. ri. sign. H. Gaukel, on the reverse depiction of a winter landscape. - German painter a. graphic artist. After being trained as lithographer G. studied at the Stuttgart academy under J. Grünwald, G. Igler a. R. Haug. In 1900 he exhibite in the Munich Glaspalast. - Lit.: Saur, Thieme-Becker.