c. 1898, oil/cardboard, 38,5 x 42 cm, lo. Le. Sign. Herbst. - Expertise: We are grateful to Dr. Carsten Meyer-Tönnesmann for kindly confirming the authenticity. - Important German impressionist, studied at the Frankfurt, Berlin a. Weimar Academies, study trips to Munich, the Netherlands a. Paris, where he shared a studio with Liebermann, contact with the Leibl circle, co-founder of the Hamburgischer Künstlerclub, acquainted with Munch.