This painting titled,Hermit playing the violin is made by the famous artist, Carl Spitzweg. A little bit about Carl Spitzweg; He was born in Unterpfaffenhofen as the second of three sons of Franziska and Simon Spitzweg. His father, a wealthy merchant, had Carl trained as a pharmacist. He attained his qualification from the University of Munich, but while recovering from an illness he also took up painting. This product is available with a 30 day moneyback guarantee.