b. Vienna, May 12, 1901, d. Vienna, June 24, 1965, painter and graphic artist. A member of the Noetscher Kreis (Noetsch Circle) of painters, based his œuvre on the study of the works of P. Cezanne and those of the old (esp. Dutch) masters. Emigrated to England in 1938.
Works#Stillleben mit Zitronen, 1925; Blick auf Wien vom Belvedere aus, 1947/1948; "In memoriam", (cycle of 18 paintings), 1960-1964.
Literature#F. Novotny, G. F., 1973; E. Lachit, Ringen mit dem Engel, 1998.