Just around the same time that Adolf Hitler's mother was about to deliver her son, the painter Franz von Stuck was working on a painting entitled Die Wilde Jagd (Wild Chase) portraying a vicious image of Wotan—Teutonic god of death and destruction, the mad night hunter who leaves horror and mayhem in his wake—bearing an uncanny resemblance to the future adult Adolf Hitler complete with forelock over the left temple, intense eyes and even a small mustache amid a landscape of ravished women and corpses.