Masterfully genre painting of a drinker and smoker in German historical costume was executed by well known German genre and portrait painter Emil Kuhlmann-Reher (1886 Reher by Hanover -1957 Munich ). He studied at the Munich Art Academy under Raupp, F.Stuck und O.Seitz and worked in Munjich. Also studied and worked in Italy , France, Holland. Popular figure and genre painter.
Literature: H.von Vollmer "Kuenstlerlexikon des 20 Jhd", Leipzig, 1922.
Inscription: signed lower left.
Technique: oil on canvas. Original period frame.
Measurements: unframed w 10 1/4" x h 12 1/4" (26 x 31 cm), framed w 19" x h 21" (48 x 53 cm)
Condition: in very good condition.