A painter who doesn't need to step back to look at his finished work is Herr Erlemann, of Recklinghausen, in the industrial Ruhr of Germany.
LV. Herr ERLEMANNS at table painting.
SV. Brush, Painting
TopV. Herr Erlemanns Painting.
SV. Showing pictures, comparisons, in size of Coin's Ruler.
CU. Pan name Churchill to painting - showing (Matchstick)
CU. Tilt down Elizabeth II to painting showing coin for size.
CU. Pan name Eden to painting.
SV. Painting of Bulganin.
CU. Herr Erlemanns painting, holding magnifying glass.
CU. Pope Pius' picture.
SV. Herr Erlemanns at work on picture.
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Background: A painter who doesn't need to step back to look at his finished work is Herr Erlemann, of Recklinghausen, in the industrial Ruhr of Germany.
His miniature paintings, produced in the studio at his home, are probably the smallest in the world; so small that one of them will go on a pin head.
For this work Herr Erlemann has developed an individual technique, using a mounted magnifying glass and the finest possible brushes. Some of his brushes have only one specially selected bristle.
Among the many notable subjects Herr Erlemann has painted are Sir Winston Churchill, Sir Anthony Aden, the former British Prime Minister, and Pope Pius XII.