Oil/canvas, 40,5 x 54,5 cm, on the stretcher titled as well as dated Oktober 1998. - Hamburg marine painter. After apprenticeship as shipwright and employment as engineer he works as marine painter since 1992. His paintings captivate by their technical precision. Mus.: Bremerhaven (Deutsches Schiffahrtsmus.), Kiel, Cuxhaven, Hamburg. Lit.: Der Neue Rump, Scholl: Deutsche Marinemalerei a. others.