Austrian painter and engraver. Born in Vienna. He studied at the Vienna Academy of Arts at the D. Messmer A. and D. Dallinga. He traveled to Italy, France, Switzerland and Germany. In 1848 he became one of the founders of the Union of Artists of Austria. He is famous as a master of landscape and animal genre. He engaged engraving and initiated the creation of artistic associations Albert-Duerer-Union in Vienna. XM Works presented in Austria and Germany.