Biography
1902

Born in Bielefeld

1924-26

Kunstakademie (Academy of Fine Arts) Düsseldorf

1926

Move to Berlin

1926-29

Kunsthochschule (Art Academy) Berlin (with Hassler and Rössner)

1929-32

Freelance-artist; studio with his sister Christel Poll, Trabener Straße 21, Berlin-Grunewald (until 1946)

1932

First trip to Italy, subsequently regular stays in Italy throughout his life, especially to Ischia; gets to know Gilles, Bargheer, Peiffer-Watenphul, Müller-Oerlinghaus, Jenny Wiegmann, Gabriele Mucchi and other artists

1990

Died at 18 September in Düsseldorf; the artistic estate was transferred to the Kunststiftung (art foundation) Poll, Berlin