Lot 322: Werner Heuser (1880 Gummersbach - 1964 D?sseldorf) (attrib.)
December 3, 2016
Mülheim, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Kissing couple in the forest (Robin Hood and Marian), oil sketch on painting card, 47 cm x 26 cm, unsigned, partially craqueliert; Heuser was a pupil of the AK D?sseldorf under E. Gebhardt and the AK Dresden under C. Bantzer. Since 1926 he was a professor at the Academy of Fine Arts in D?sseldorf. In 1937 he was dismissed by the National Socialists as a degenerate artist. After World War II, he was the director of AK D?sseldorf.