b. Radkersburg (Styria), Aug. 25, 1850, d. Vienna, March 31, 1940, landscape painter, early education in Graz and Duesseldorf, from 1881 studied under E. J. Schindler, from 1888 travelled extensively (England, Italy, Greece, France, Holland, etc.); painted mostly landscapes and flowers, important representative of Austrian "atmospheric impressionism".
Literature#M. Suppan and E. Tromayer, M. E. - eine oe. Stimmungsimpressionistin, 1981; A. Dahm-Rihs, Das Stilleben im Werk M. E., master´s thesis, Vienna 1995.