b. Vienna, Feb. 25, 1861, d. Klosterneuburg (Lower Austria), Feb. 20, 1927, graphic artist and painter. Studies at the Vienna Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna, founder member of the Vienna Secession. Developed a very distinctive floral-decorative style of painting, also worked as a commercial artist; taught at the Vienna School of Applied Arts from 1910-1925.
Works#Decorative-abstract graphic work; glass windows for the villa of O. Wagner in Huetteldorf (Vienna), 1899. Ceramics, furniture.