Oil/canvas, 45 x 64,5 cm, lo. ri. sign. R. Schmidt-Hamburg. The ship was built in 1923 at Blohm & Voss in Hamburg. - Marine and landscape painter, one of the most important painters of passenger a. merchant shipping of the 1920s a. 1930s. - Mus.: Kiel (Schiffahrtsmus.), Bremerhaven (Deutsches Schiffahrtsmus.) a. others. - Lit.: Vollmer, Der Neue Rump, Meyer-Friese "Der Marinemaler S.-H.", Hormann/Müller "R.S.-H." a. others.