List of Artists → Adolph Friedrich Vollmer
Hamburg painter and graphic artist. V. was taught painting in the workshops of C. Suhr in Hamburg and F. Rosenberg in Altona. Promoted by C. F. von Ruhmohr he studied at the Copenhagen academy under C. W. Eckersberg 1831-33. Thereafter he lived in Munich with Ch. Morgenstern, travelling widely, before returning to Hamburg in 1839. He was a co-founder of the 'Hamburger Künstler-Verein von 1832'. Mus.: Berlin (Nat.-Gal.), Hamburg (Kunsthalle, Altonaer Mus.), Munich, Kiel. Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Bénézit, Der Neue Rump a. others.