The painted portrait of Johann Trollmann – a boxer, painted by Romani artist Jozef Fečo, was created as an illustration for the article in Romano Nevo Ľil newspapers. The inspiration for the picture was a photograph. Painted on plasterboard with dimensions 35 cm (H) x 71 cm (W), in 2014. Johann Wilhelm Trollmann (1907 – 1943) was a German boxer who came from the Sinti Roma family. Trollmann was a German champion murdered by the Nazis in the concentration camp, during the World War II.
author: Jozef Fečo
copyright: State Scientific Library in Prešov
recorded: 23. 09. 2015