b. Vienna, Feb. 21, 1806, d. Weidling near Vienna, April 8, 1870, landscapist. initially attended the School of Architecture of P. Nobile of the Vienna Academy, but soon turned to landscape painting. was a friend of F. Gauermann. preferred painting scenes of the Vienna Prater and landscapes of the environs of Vienna, scenes of the Salzkammergut and the Austrian Alps.
Literature#G. Frodl, Wr. Malerei der Biedermeierzeit, 1987.