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Walter Leistikow (Bromberg 1865 - Schlachtensee 1908) - Artist
German painter and graphic artist. Being expelled from the Berlin academy by A. von Werner for lack of talent he took lessons with H. Eschke a. H. Gude. L. was co-founder of the avantgardist artist's group 'Die XI' a. one of the main exponents of the Berlin secession. Mus.: Berlin (Nat. Gall.), Munich, Dresden, Leipzig a. others. Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Bénézit M. Bröhan, W.L., Maler der Berliner Landschaft, 1988 a. others.