Tempera on woodcut/paper/fibreboard, 33 x 44 cm, on reverse on old label dat. 1973 and desribed as 2nd version, framed under glass in glass case, uninspected out of glass case. - Expertise: With copy of a documentation by the Willem Grimm estate. - Figure and landscape painter, apprenticeship as litographer at the Werkkunstschule Offenbach, after sojourn in Worpswede 1922 he studied at the Hamburg Werkkunstschule under W. Titze, was promoted by Rosa Schapire, member of the Darmstadt a. the Hamburg secession, the style of which he helped to form, 1946 he became professor at the Hamburg Landeskunstschule, in 1959 he was awarded the Edwin Scharff award, 2004 retrospective in the Hamburg Kunsthalle. Mus.: Hamburg (Kunsthalle, Altonaer Museum), Schleswig (SHLM), Marburg, Oldenburg a. others. Lit.: Der Neue Rump, Bruhns a. others.