Oil/canvas, 42 x 50 cm, lo. le. stamp sign. Friedrichs, on the stretcher titled 'Rast in der Wüste', on the reverse estate stamp. - Hamburg landscape a. figure painter.F. studied at the Hamburg art school a. as pupil of A. Siebelist. By the medium of F. Nölken he exhibited together with the 'Brücke' artists in 1909. F. was teacher of G. Wohlwill. His impressionist painting is inspired by Cézanne a. Renoir. - Public collections: Hamburg, Bremen. - Mus.: Hamburg (Kunsthalle, Hamburg-Mus.), Bremen. - Lit.: Der Neue Rump, Vollmer, Meyer-Tönnesmann a. others.