Coloured block prints, 9 x 14 cm, sign. E. Hansen (original name of Emil Nolde) a. titled, inscribed, edges min. used. - Painter, graphic artist a. sculptor, one of the leading German expressionists, after being trained at the Sauermann sculpting school he travelled to Munich, Paris a. Copenhagen, was in relationship with the Brücke artists in Dresden, was proscribed as 'degenerate' during the Nazi era, his works are in the most eminent collections all over the world. - Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Vollmer, Bénézit a. others.