Plaster. Verso inscribed with 'A. Hilmer Nachlass'. H. 36 cm. - Exhibition: Illustrated in the exh. cat.: Galerie Herold (ed.), Arnold Hilmer, Hamburg 1999, p. 18, no. 27. - Provenance: Private collection, Germany. - Sculptor, painter a. graphic artist. H. was pupil of E. Steinbach in Hamburg a. studied at the Königsberg a. Stuttgart academies 1929-33. He started as a painter bevore turning to sculpture. He was married to the paintress Charlotte H.