b. Michelbach (municipality of Hitzendorf, Styria), Jan. 23, 1854, d. Graz (Styria), Jan. 4, 1925, sculptor and wood-carver. Student of E. von Hellmer and C. Kundmann at the Vienna Academy, studied in Rome and Paris, taught at the State Trade School in Graz.
Works#Sculptures and monuments in Graz ("Waldlilie" in the city park, Hamerling and Morre Memorial), Rosegger Fountain in Kapfenberg (Styria).
Literature#I. Wilding, Der Bildhauer H. B. (1854-1925), doctoral thesis, Graz 1988.