Ernst Oppler was a Jew and Impressionist (painter and etcher). He studied in München and continued his education in England and Holland before he settled in Berlin, and became a member of the Berlin Secession under [Max Liebermann]. Ernst Oppler (also called “dance artist”) was called the best of the German theater and ballet painters of his time. He invented a lighted pen to paint in the theater in the dark can. He was the brother of [Alexander Oppler] who participated in the category Sculpturing in the 1928 Art Competitions. Their father was the well-known architect Edwin Oppler (1831-1880).
Mixed Painting, Paintings