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Otto Kirchner – A German Gentleman in His Library

Otto Kirchner

(Eckartshausen 1887 -1960)

Otto Kirchner was a well known Bavarian painter of potraits and genre scenes.

This wonderful image shows an elderly gentleman in his library, writing a letter by lamplight. He wears a red jacket and embroidered vest.

The painting is signed Otto Kirchner, Muenchen (Munich), in the upper right hand corner.