Oil/panel, 17 x 30 cm, lo. l. monogr. C. S., on reverse titled and inscribed Prof. Carl Scherres. Berlin. - German landscape painter. S. studied at the Königsberg (today Kaliningrad) academy and travelled Switzerland and Italy in 1853. He settled in Danzig (Gdansk) in 1859 , since 1868 he taught landscape painting in Berlin. Mus.: Berlin (Nat.-Gal.), Gdansk, Kaliningrad, Wroclaw. Lit.: Thieme-Becker.