List of Artists → Walter Alfred Rosam
German painter. R. was taught 1901-04 in the studio of A. Siebelist. As early as 1903 he joined the Hamburgischer Künstlerclub. In 1906 he had a studio in Berlin, in the following year he went to Paris with F. Ahlers-Hestermann and F. Nölken where he joined circle of artists of the Café du Dome. 1909/10 he worked in the studio of H. Matisse. He was killed in action in the Ukraine in 1916. Mus.: Hamburg (Kunsthalle, Hamburg-Museum, MK&G). Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Vollmer, Der Neue Rump, Meyer-Tönnesmann a. others.