(1831 - 1898)
Franz Lefler was active/lived in Austria, Czech Republic. Franz Lefler is known for allegories, child portrait, genre and history painting, murals.
Biography Franz Lefler
Franz Lefler (1831, Langenbruck (now Dlouhý Most (de)), Bohemia - 19 June 1898, Weissenbach an der Triesting) was an Austrian painter.
After his studies at the Academies of Fine Arts in Vienna and Prague, he settled in Vienna in 1858. He mainly painted allegories, portraits of children, genre and history paintings, ceiling and wall murals, and theater curtains.
He spent his summers in Weissenbach an der Triesting with his friend Camillo Walzel, Director of the Theater an der Wien, where he painted murals and frescoes on the walls of the local hotels and villas.
Many of his paintings show an attempt to combine the influences of Ancient Egyptian Art and Makartstil. He was especially interested in the subject of chi
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