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Alt, Franz#

b. Vienna, Aug. 16, 1821, d. Vienna, Feb. 13, 1914, painter and watercolourist; son of Jakob Alt and brother of Rudolf von Alt. Studied under L. Kupelwieser and J. Danhauser at the Vienna Academy; travelled to Italy, the Netherlands and Russia; painted topographical subjects such as landscapes and views of towns, which he used for his lithographs.

Literature#

M.-L. Schuppanz, F. A., doctoral thesis, Vienna 1980.