Georg Wickert

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Fishermen on the Wakenitz

Georg Josef Wickert (born October 19, 1886 in Gleiwitz , † February 12, 1940 in Lübeck ) was a German landscape painter.


Georg Wickert was the son of a master tailor from Gleiwitz in Upper Silesia . After study trips through South America and Italy , he worked in Lübeck. He found his motifs mainly on the water, for example on the Wakenitz , the Trave or the Baltic Sea . in August 1929 Westermann's monthly magazine showed his yachts in the morning light , and in 1930 a critic found that his pictures spoke "the whole magic of water and land, trees and wide-span skies".

Since 1916 he was married to Agnes Lucie Karoline, b. Brey (1889-). Wickert last lived at Friedrich-Wilhelm-Strasse (now Stresemannstrasse) 21 in Lübeck-St. Jurgen . He was buried in the Burgtorfriedhof .


Web links

Commons : Georg Wickert  - Collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. ^ Wakenitz pictures by Wickert. in: Vaterstädtische Blätter 1930/31, p. 5 ( digitized version )
  2. 1940 Funeral Register, accessed on on July 8, 2020