Georg Hilgers (attributed to), a saddled up horse dominates the frame of the impressionistic painting, oil on cardboard, 34 x 47cm. About the artist: born in 1879 in Munich-Gladbach, he died in 1944, since 1904 student to the Düsseldorf art academy; most prominent are his figure paintings, landscapes, still lives and his occupation as scene painter, (lit: Thieme/ Becker, Vol. 17/18, p. 84)