unbekannter Gast

Engert, Erasmus von#

b. Vienna, Feb. 4, 1796, d. Vienna, April 14, 1871, landscape, genre and portrait painter, studied at the Academy in Vienna under H. Maurer and A. Petter; drawing teacher at the Engineering Academy, 1833 travelled to Italy, worked as a restorer, copyist and museum curator, from 1857 director of the imperial painting gallery in the Belvedere Palace. painted relatively little, with very simply composed, peaceful themes without theatricality or pose.


Collection catalogue of the Painting Gallery at the Belvedere Palace, 1860.


Wr. Biedermeier - Malerei zw. Wr. Kongress und Revolution, exhibition catalogue, Vienna 1993.