THE PAPER LANTERN PARTY
Oil on canvas: 100 x 130 cm / 39.4 x 51.2 in
Signed lower middle
Painter of portraits, genre scenes and typical scenes.
Karl Behm was a merchant and then a soldier before devoting himself to painting. He was a pupil of Herbst. He entered the Academy in Berlin and completed his training in Munich in 1882.
Güstrow 1858 - Munich 1905
E. Bénézit, "Dictionary of Artists", Paris 2006, Vol. 2, p. 36.