b. Pola, Croatia (then Pula), July 1, 1907, d. Voitsberg (Styria), Dec. 22, 1994, painter and graphic artist, member of the Hagenbund (artists´ association), of the Graz and Vienna Secession. His paintings showed great stylistic versatility, from the realistic to the informal with a tendency towards abstraction from 1930.
Literature#F. A., exhibition catalogue, Graz 1987; M. Boeckl, F. A. (1907-1994), 1997.