Gerstmayr, Hans, b. St. Valentin (Lower Austria), April 14, 1882, d. Mauthausen (Upper Austria), Oct. 28, 1987, steel cutter. Student of M. Bluemelhuber; until 1950 head of the Steyr College of Steel Cutting and Stamping in Upper Austria. Numerous awards.
Works#hunting knives, bracelets, steel ornaments, seals, Kremsmuenster pectoral.
Literature#C. H. Watzinger, Ein Leben lang geliebte Kunst, 1982; F. Lugmayer, Kunst in Stahl geschnitten, 1991.