(1894 - 1976)
Axel Sponholz was active/lived in Germany. Axel Sponholz is known for painting.
Biography Axel Sponholz
Axel Sponholz (1894-1976)
He was born in Tartu, Estonia. He studied at the art school in Weimar under the German landscape painter Hugo Gugg from 1921 to 1926. After graduating he traveled to Italy. In 1926 Sponholz settled down in Munich, where he worked at the Alte Pinakothek. In 1930 he was appointed to the Wallraf-Richartz Museum in Cologne. Later Sponholz again worked as a painter and created primarily atmospheric landscapes.