Lot 308: Friedrich Kallmorgen (1856 Altona - 1924 Gr?tzingen)
December 3, 2016
Mülheim, GermanyLive Auction
Description: In the port of Hamburg, oil on canvas, 59 cm x 86 cm, lower left Fr. Kallmorgen signed, on the upper left a small patchwork; Despite numerous study trips, Kallmorgen always returns to his home country of Schleswig-Holstein and Hamburg. Here he paints tirelessly the urban life and, as one of the first, portrays the port of Hamburg in the portrayal of atmospheres as a new subject of Impressionist German painting. As a professor, At the Berlin Kunstakademie, his pupils also belonged to Poppe Folkerts.