Gamerith, Walther, b. Eggenburg (Lower Austria), Aug. 30, 1903, d. Vienna, Aug. 10, 1949 painter and photographer. Famous for his evocative landscape paintings after 1930, which he painted on his travels to Germany, the Netherlands, France, Italy, Dalmatia and the Lake Attersee area (Upper Austria). After World War II accusatory visions, portraits and wood cuts.
Works#paintings: Ringelspiel, Paris, Notre-Dame, Buchberg im Winter, Buchberg im Herbst, Attersee vom Buchberg aus gesehen, Die Ueberlebenden.
Literature#W. G., exhibition guide, Kuenstlerhaus Wien, 1950.