Röhm, Hans, painter (1877-1956). Sketchbook.

Munich, September 1925-June 1926.

Small 8vo (143 x 110 mm). 32 ff. of sketches in coloured chalk pastels and charcoal on bluish-grey laid paper. Contemp. half cloth.


Contains 19 pp. of sketches showing the Keferloh horse market (some dated September 14), the others mostly showing landscape views from the environs of Munich (captioned Herrsching, Großhesselohe, Grünwald, Solln, Karlsfeld, Allach etc.). Inside front cover has Röhm's autograph name and address in pencil.

The painter, etcher, and lithographer Röhm studied at Nuremberg and the Munich Academy (1898-1902) with Wilhelm von Diez war. In 1927 he became professor in Munich (cf. Thieme/Becker and Nürnberger Künstlerlexikon).

The Keferloh horse market (known as "Keferloher Montag") was the largest of its kind in the German Reich until the Second World War.

Binding somewhat stained and rubbed; interior very well preserved.

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