Oil/canvas, 71 x 100 cm, lo. ri. sign. E. Th. Holtz, on the reverse sign. again as well as titled 'Hochöfen'. - German painter. H. studied at the Dresden Kunstgewerbeschule a. at the Berlin academy. He was married to the paintress Hedwig Holtz, née Sommer. In the 1930s he settled on the island Darß in Mecklenburg. - Mus.: Rostock, Schwerin. - Lit.: Vollmer.