Oil/canvas, 109, x 78,5 cm, rest., relined. - H. was the leading still life a. history painter of his time in North Germany. Trained on dutch models, he was among the painters who contributed to the florescence of painting in Hamburg during the second half of the 17th cent. - Mus.: Hamburg (Kunsthalle), Amsterdam (Rijksmus.), Copenhagen, Potsdam (Sanssouci). - Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Bénézit, Rump, Der Neue Rump, Karin Bastian: G. H. u. sein Stillebenwerk, 1984.