Studies grant by the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes.
Charge with attempted murder of Judith Schlottau out of jealousy, with suspended sentence. A violation in the state of drunkenness – 1955 – leads to several weeks of seclusion in the open penal institution of Glasmoor.
Works on paintings and lithographies in Aschaffenburg.
Marriage to Marie Knauer – 1956 birth of his daughter Katrin, called Lamme.
From 1956 on
Coloured wood engravings, first shown in his own rooms in Warburgstrasse / Hamburg.
Exhibition in Hannover in the gallery of Hans Brockstedt who moves 1959 to Hamburg.