Professor Paul Ludwig Troost.
20th c German Romantic Realist Painting
("Karlsbad (Karlovy Vary), Bohemia", 20 October 1872 - 19 August 1948, "Walchsee, Austria")
Oil on canvas
Berlin. Deutsches Historisches Museum.
Troost (1879-1934) was German architect and interior designer who became the first architect of the Reich in 1931. The building behind him in the portrait is the Haus der Deutschen Kunst (House of German Art) in Munich, a museum for Nazi painting and sculpture.
WILK Josef | Professor Paul Ludwig Troost. | c. 1937 | German | Romantic Realist | ©Kathleen Cohen | berh5633