Künstlerverzeichnis - Walter Voltmer


By the Elbe in Altengamme

Voltmer (Hamburg 1884 - Hamburg 1972)


By the Elbe in Altengamme | Hammer €

Oil/canvas, 44 x 70 cm, lo. ri. sign. W. Voltmer. - Landscape painter a. graphic artist. On recommendation of A. Lichtwark he was admitted to A. Siebelist's drawing school. He joined the Hamburgische Künstlerclub in 1903. Since 1907 he studied again, this time at the Académie Julian in Paris. He travelled England, the island of Pellworm a. Kaernten in Austria. He mainly created landscapes a. views of the river Elbe, but also portraits a. family portraits. - Mus.: Hamburg (Kunsthalle, Altonaer Museum). - Lit.: Der Neue Rump, Heydorn, Meyer-Tönnesmann, Der Hamburgische Künstlerclub a. others.