Some early portraits of his mother and his sister indicate Lothar’s close relations with them.
The following drawings were made when Rosl Sperl was 13 and Lothar 17 years old.
Pencil Drawings 1937, ca 12x15
A self portrait of Lothar aged 14 shows his outstanding talent:
Lothar was only 16 when he exhibited his first oil painting at a local fair in Straubing, “Collecting wood”
More early pictures: