Oil/canvas, 40,5 x 50 cm. - Provenance: Formerly collection Willy Schmelzkopf. - Studied at the academy of Berlin a. Copenhagen, co-founder of the "Hamburgische Künstlerclub", less than 200 paintings of him survived the war. - Mus.: Hamburg (Kunsthalle, Altonaer Museum), Schleswig (SHLM), Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Rump, Der Neue Rump, Heydorn, Beck, Meyer-Tönnesmann et.al.